What to know before getting Optical Internal Urethrotomy surgery in India

When is optical internal urethrotomy required? Optical internal urethrotomy surgery helps in the removal of body tissues in the urethra for the stricture. This surgery is required when the urethra draining the urine from the body becomes narrow which leads to complications in the body. The surgeon performs an urethrotomy surgery which helps in the free flow of urine from the body, giving the patient relief from the pressure that was building up in the bladder. How is it done? Tests are conducted to understand the severity and the length of the stricture in the urethra. The various procedures to scrutinize the stricture include cystoscopy, X-Ray and ultrasound. Then if the need arises, the surgeon performs an optical internal which...

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BNI Bladder Neck Incision Surgery in India

Bladder neck incision surgery is a procedure done for regulating the normal flow of urine in men who have problems while urinating comprising incontinency, decreased flow and others related difficulties. The problem stems from urethral stricture or bladder neck stenosis. The surgery is done through the neck of the bladder helps the surgeon to detect the obstruction in the area and accordingly remove it for restoring the normal functioning of the bladder. Bladder neck obstruction can lead to serious difficulties and the possible causes for the occurrence of this disorder can be: Enlarged prostate, also referred to as benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) is the most common cause in men for bladder neck obstruction. An injury or surgery can cause scarring...

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VIMHANS Hospital, Delhi

History and Establishment The Vidyasagar Institute of Mental Health and Neuro Sciences or VIMHANS Hospital is the result of the dream accomplished by Dr. Rajeev Sharma who is a renowned orthopaedician. VIMHANS was renamed in the year 2014  with the name of VIMHANS PrimaMed Hospital. In a very short period of time, this healthcare Institute has achieved great reputation and trust of the public. VIMHANS PrimaMed is known for its #1 orthopaedic diagnostic and treatment care. With the help of the prominent founder and surgeon Dr. Rajeev Sharma, VIMHANS of Delhi has been able to achieve world-wide recognition for the healthcare service it provides. Along with the best experienced surgeons, trained staff, it is also supported by the world class...

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Lumbar Spinal Stenosis Treatment in India

With the increasing age, the quality of all the bones in the body start degrading. The bones of the vertebrae also start losing its strength. The muscles, ligaments and also the connecting tissues that all together make up the spinal column start degenerating. The word “stenosis” is taken from a Greek word which means choking. Due to the degeneration of the various spinal components, the spinal nerves in the back, especially in the lower back area suffer from lumbar spinal stenosis leading to back and leg pain. This happens because the degenerated vertebrae put pressure on the nerve roots making them dysfunctional. One experiences the following when he is suffering from lumbar spinal stenosis: Extreme leg pain Pain in the...

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MIOT Hospital, Chennai

History and Establishment In the year 2009, Prof Dr. P.V.A Mohandas who is an awardee of Padmashree, established the Madras Institute of orthopaedics and Traumatology ( MIOT Hospital ) in Chennai. At that time, it was started with just 70 beds. Its primary focus was Orthopaedics and Trauma care in the initial stages. Gradually, it started to expand its services to the other fields of medicines. Currently, MIOT Hospital is considered to be one of the best international hospital in the region of South India. The team of MIOT consists of professional doctors, who, with the support of the latest medical technology and the cutting edge infrastructure have never failed to gain the trust of the national as well as...

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Indian Spinal Injuries Centre, Delhi

History and Establishment In the year 1997, Major H.P.S Ahluwalia established the Indian Spinal Injuries Centre in Vasant Kunj, New Delhi. Mr. Ahluwalia is an Indian mountaineer and an army officer. During his service years, he got a bullet injury and he was confined to a wheelchair permanently. That was when ISIC was established by him. Since the establishment of this Institution, it has been offering a wide spectrum of healthcare services to the public. Indian Spinal Injuries Centre is a super speciality hospital situated in Delhi which has the state-of-art technology, best doctors employed in all the departments of Indian Spinal Injuries Centre and the staff which is ever ready to take care of all the patients with highest...

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Intracranial Aneurysm Treatment in India

The cerebral artery is the important artery that runs through our brain. The walls of these cerebral artery due to some causes, becomes thin and weak. As a result the veins gets dilated and inflates like a balloon where the walls are weak. The size of this cyst can vary depending upon various reasons. There are high chances of this cyst getting ruptured if not acted upon in time. If the cyst ruptures, it can lead to the following: Heavy internal bleeding which is known as the subarachnoid haemorrhage. Blood clots called as the hematoma. In order to avoid the future complications, a surgery has to be done which brings the cerebral artery back to normal and to regulate the...

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Herniated Disc Surgery in India

Our back is made of a number of vertebrae. They are responsible for all our movements of the back. Between the vertebrae there are small discs called as the lumbar discs. These discs are like small, soft pads which act like cushions for the vertebrae. When we move our back, these cushions do not let the vertebrae rub on to each other. In this way, the vertebrae do not get damaged. When there is any abnormal physical activity related to the back, this jelly like disc gets ruptured. In most of the cases, the lumbar discs situated between the fourth and fifth vertebrae get ruptured. This damage is called as the lumbar disc herniation. This causes extreme pain in the...

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Scoliosis Surgery in India

Scoliosis is a disorder related to the spine. In normal cases the spine of the person is straight. However, in case of Scoliosis, the person’s spine is in a curved shape. The curvature of the bone or the angle of the curve can differ from person to person. But in medical terms, when a person has an angle of the spine of more than 10 degrees, then it is considered to be Scoliosis. The Scoliosis patients get an improper posture due to the spine. The shoulders and the legs of the person look uneven. Scoliosis is caused by the following: Birth defects Tumours Cerebral Palsy Muscular Dystrophy Genetic conditions like down syndrome In such a case, a surgery is carried...

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Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery in India

Minimally invasive Spine Surgery is a method of performing surgeries. Our spine is a very complicated and delicate part of our body which needs to be operated with highest possible perfection and care, otherwise it can also prove fatal. Minimally Invasive spine Surgery is also called as MISS in the medical terms. It is a procedure where the surgery is done through a very small incision of about 5-6 inches opposed to the traditional (open) spine surgery. In this operating technique, the modern technology is used so as to achieve the required precision in the surgery. Minimally Invasive spine Surgery can benefit in the following way: It reduces tissue trauma Leads to very less bleeding Less exposure to the atmosphere...

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