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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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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