All Posts in Category: News

Spine Surgery Camp at Shraddha Hospital: 28th June 2015

Case 1 was a case of spondylolisthesis. Its a condition where a vertebra above slips over vertebra below. After surgery normal alignment is restored and that segment is fused using two screws below and two screws above, joining them by a rod.Second patient was already operated with endoscopic disc removal 7 years back but started having pain again since last one year. This time microscopic disc removal was done and again the segment was fused as described in case 1.Case 3 was a young man of 18, who had a slipped vertebra due to a birth defect. Here the alignment was restored by open surgery and fusion. Last case was a middle aged man with a slipped disc compressing over the nerve root supplying the left lower limb. Due to this, patient had severe lower limb pain and couldn’t walk beyond a few steps. For him micro discetomy was done and he was made to walk next day.

Team of three expert Orthopedic surgeons lead by Dr.Ketan S Khurjekar performed these procedures.

Read More