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TREATMENT AND PROCEDURES
SPINAL SURGERIES IN MUMBAI
Spinal Micro Decompression / Discectomy:
A microsurgical/ Minimally Invasive Procedure for disc excision results in less post-operative pain
and early rehabilitation and discharge from hospital.
Spinal Fixation and Fusion:
Fixation is required to stabilise spine for instability or provide support to a vertebra affected by
diseases like infections. e.g. tuberculosis of spine. This can also be done by minimally invasive
technique. Navigation guided screw placement makes the surgery safer than routine techniques.
Dynamic Stabilization of Lumbar Spine:
Done in a selected group of patient to preserve motion at the lumbar spine. This implants allow
guided motion and can benefit selected group of patients who are otherwise being considered for a
Spinal Fracture Decompression and Stabilisation:
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Treatment of spinal fractures and post-operative rehabilitation is taken care by an expert panel
comprising of doctors, physiotherapists, counsellor and a social worker.
Scoliosis means sideways bending of spine. Seen most commonly in school going children (girls
more commonly affected), this can give rise to severe cosmetic problems. The spine unit at AHNM is
capable of handling both simple and complex deformity cases. A combined team effort makes it
safer with better results.
Means bending of spine in forward direction is most commonly caused as a result of spine TB in
young children or congenital anomalies. The newer technology makes the surgery safer than before.