Spinal Fusion

A bone from any part of the body can be extracted to be used for grafting. In some rare cervical surgery procedures, the entire spinal disc is removed and replaced due to extreme damage. An artificial cervical disc replacement or a cervical fusion is carried out to fill the space after the removal of the damaged disc.

A bone from any part of the body can be extracted to be used for grafting. In some rare cervical surgery procedures, the entire spinal disc is removed and replaced due to extreme damage. An artificial cervical disc replacement or a cervical fusion is ... More

Health Q&A
Sacro ilium

I don't know what happened to my lower back. I am not able to walk properly. When I am walking the right side of hip bone is very paining and walking is like limping. Below is my attached MRI report. Please do needful for me

Pain in left knee

She has been having the pain in her left knee from couple of months. I have been consulting with couple of doctors. Either they provide pain killer or advise knee transplant. I just want to know that what is the success ratio of knee transplant and if any other solution available in medical science to cure this?

Sciatica pain

I hav radiating pain from my left back region up to left foot, Pain in intermittent , morning while waking up , my back is stiff , The radiating pain is mild n occurs while driving car only . I hav no problem with walkin jogging. I feel good after some stretching exercises of pyriformis muscle . I go to gym regularly n I hav not started to do weights . I would like to know whether I can do weights exercises, ? Wat kind of weight exercises I should Avoid ? Thank u

Stable Pelvis alignment?

I am a marathon runner. After my recent marathon i noticed that one of the leg is taller and as per internet i can conclude my issue is because of disturbance in the pelvis alignment. I follow some stretches to correct it but not getting stable though i am away from all the physical activities, every day I wake up with pain in my thigh which actually disappears after doing stretching. So my question to the experts out there is to suggest me exercises which gets makes my alignment stable and increases the strength. Please feel free to suggest anything.

Nerve/muscle pain

Hi, suddenly i started feeling nerve/muscle(not sure) pain in right inner and outer thigh below the hip..it reduces after some time and increases suddenly and feels pain in knee also sometimes. It feels more while walking and some times while lying down. Any home remedy for this? I tried pain killers ..but no use..please help.

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Epilepsy

Epilepsy: Causes, Symptoms and TreatmentsPeople with epilepsy tend to have recurrent seizures (fits). The seizures occur because of a sudden surge of electrical activity in the brain - there is an overload of electrical activity in the brain. This causes a temporary disturbance in the ...

Spinal Cord Injury

What is Spinal Cord Injury?A spinal cord injury usually begins with a sudden, traumatic blow to the spine that fractures or dislocates vertebrae. The damage begins at the moment of injury when displaced bone fragments, disc material, or ligaments bruise or tear into spinal cord tissue. Most ...

Simple Tips to Prevent Back Pain

All of us have either suffered from back pain or neck pain at some point of time or may know some one in our family who had. The good news is that most of these spinal pains usually get better within a few days or weeks. What’s more, simple self-help strategies such as these can ...

Osteoporosis - an Epidemic in India

Osteoporosis is weakness of bones causing pain and fractures. It is very common in India especially in old females after menopause, due to deficiency of female hormone, oestrogen. We must consult an orthopaedic or spine surgeon in case of unrelenting pain. Osteoporotic spine fractures, can ...

Zenab Little Girl Story

Otherwise I hate children playing games on their mobile phone,instead of going out and play outdoor game. But yesterday after operating avery challenging spinal Tumor from cervical spine of this girl, Zenab, 13 yrold, from Iraq, which caused paralysis of her all 4 limbs. Her mother ...

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Dr. C.B. Prabhu - Orthopedist
Dr. C.B. Prabhu Orthopedist (MBBS, Diploma in Orthopaedics, DNB - Orthopedics, AOAA) 28 years experience Prabhu Orthopaedic Centre
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Dr. Satish Rudrappa - Neurosurgeon
Dr. Satish Rudrappa Neurosurgeon (MBBS, MCh - Neuro Surgery, Fellow in Spine Surgery, Fellow Microvascular Anaesthomosis) 20 years experience Brain & Spine Clinic
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Dr. Yogesh Pithwa - Spine Surgeon
Dr. Yogesh Pithwa Spine Surgeon (FNB - Spine Surgery, MS - Orthopaedics, DNB - Orthopedics, MNAMS - Orthopaedics, Diploma in Orthopaedics, MBBS) 12 years experience Sattvik Spine Foundation
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