Spine

Movement, Support, Protection, Co-ordination and Control are principle functions of the Spine. While movement is the predominant function of the Spine any change in the structure of the Spine adversely affects human movement and every other mobility function of the body.

Spine Care at Parvathy Hospital is complete extending to every region of the spine – Cervical, Torsal and Lumbar. A number of problems can change, alter or damage the structure of the Spine.

Lifestyle diseases that cause back pain.

Disc prolapse

Most prevalent in middle aged adults, a prolapsed or herniated disc occurs when the outer fibres of the intervertebral disc are ruptured. It is one of the most common conditions and occurs in the cervical, thoracic and lumbar area. We look for significant evidence on nerve root compression or impaired function and most acute disc prolapses are treated conservatively at Parvathy Hospital at the first instance. Surgery has proven to show a faster recovery following a disc prolapse.

Parvathy Hospital is also known for its expertise on Micro Lumbar surgeries– An advanced surgical procedure of the Spine.

Spondylolisthesis

A condition where one bone of the vertebrae slides forward over the bone below it which most often occurs in the lower back. It is a condition where one of the small joints move out of the line. It can occur due to a congenital disease, trauma, overuse of strain of the joint or infection.

Spinal Surgeries

Spinal Fusion Surgeries ; the TLIF – Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion (TLIF) , PLIF – Posterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion , ALIF – Anterior Interbody Lumbar Fusion and XLIF – Extreme Lateral Interbody Fusion. – These spinal fusion surgeries are a salvage procedure for patients with extreme leg and back pain. The surgery also has high success rates with predictable and positive results especially on the reduction in pain.

Parvathy Hospital is equipped to handled Spine Trauma of any level of complexity

Handling surgeries and complications of the C1 and C2 areas of the Spine ( the cervix region) the hospital has produced remarkable surgical results in this area of expertise too.

Congential conditions like Scolyosis and Scyphosis are treated with correction surgeries one of the most advanced and latest prevailing for these deformities and Parvathy Hospital has an impressive record in such corrective surgeries.

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