Anterior cervical discectomy and fusion surgery

Anterior cervical discectomy and fusion is a surgery performed for a herniated intervertebral disc in cervical spine. This surgery remains the most widely done and preferred procedure for symptomatic cervical disc herniations. Anterior cervical discectomy and fusion(short form ACDF) is the commonest procedure performed for herniated cervical discs. Anterior refers to front, as the surgeryContinue reading “Anterior cervical discectomy and fusion surgery”

Lumbar laminectomy – Indications, results and cost

Lumbar laminectomy surgery is also called decompressive laminectomy surgery. or open lumbar decompression. The surgery is done to remove the lamina(posterior part of a vertebra), which is the bone covering the spinal canal. The nerves in the spine are contained within the spinal canal.

GBM: Glioblastoma Multiforme

Read about symptoms, diagnosis, treatment & prognosis GBM or Gliobalstoma multiforme, a WHO Grade IV tumour arising from glial cells of brain.

Is Smartphone the cause of your neck pain?

Smartphone use can cause neck pain. Use the phone correctly to prevent neck pain. Do not bend your head too much while using phone.

Osteoporotic spine fractures-Important facts

Osteoporotic spine fractures, fragility fractures in a weak spine. Learn about symptoms, diagnosis, treatment and prevention.

What is Lumbar Spondylosis?

Wondering what exactly is meaning of Lumbar spondylosis? Learn more about definition, causes, and treatment.

Why Spine Surgeries fail?

Failed spine surgery cause persistent back pain or weakness. Failed back surgery causes and outcomes.

Lumbar, L5 S1, Microdiscectomy

Do you need l5 s1/Lumbar microdiscectomy surgery? If yes
then you are at right place.We help you to understand the needs of Lumbar microdiscectomy surgery, techniques of surgery and expectations from surgery.

Treatment of Trigeminal Neuralgia

Trigeminal neuralgia is the most excruciating pain known to man. Know about the symptoms, causes and treatment options.

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