Scoliosis Surgery in India

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Many medical tourists from across the world come to India for Scoliosis Surgery owing to availability of excellent health care facilities at affordable cost in India. IndiCure, the premier medical tourism company in India offers scoliosis surgery with best orthopaedic surgeons in India.

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Scoliosis Surgery in India

  1. 1. Scoliosis Surgery in India INDICURE TREATMENT SOLUTIONS WWW.INDICURE.COM WWW.INDICURE.COM.NG +91 9818 462127 +91 93200 36777 www.indicure.com
  2. 2. Scoliosis & Scoliosis Surgery Scoliosis – The condition in which there are abnormal side to side curves in the spinal column is known as scoliosis. Scoliosis Surgery – The surgery to correct scoliosis is known as Scoliosis Surgery. For adolescents surgery is only recommended when their curves are greater than 40 to 45 degrees and continuing to progress, and for most patients with curves that are greater than 50 degrees. www.indicure.com
  3. 3. Scoliosis Surgery
  4. 4. Symptoms of Scoliosis One of the shoulder blade is more prominent than the other Head is not centered directly above the pelvis Hip is raised and prominent Rib cages are at different heights Uneven waist Changes in look or texture of skin overlying the spine The entire body is leaned to one side Rib becomes prominent when bent over www.indicure.com
  5. 5. Types of scoliosis Congenital:- The scoliosis present by birth due to embryonic malformation of one or more vertebrae.- Can occur at any location of the spine. Since scoliosis is present by birth, it is diagnosed early in life. Neuromuscular:- The scoliosis because of any neurological or muscular disease like cerebral palsy, muscular dystrophy or spina bifida.- It generally progresses very rapidly and needs surgery. Idiopathic:- The exact cause of scoliosis is not known- It accounts for 80% of all known cases of scoliosis- Usually detected during puberty. www.indicure.com
  6. 6. Approaches to treat scoliosis Scoliosis surgery from the back (Posterior Surgical Approach):- The Procedure is done by making a long incision on the back of the spine. After incision, muscles are stripped off the spine to allow the surgeon access to the bony elements in the spine. The spine is then instrumented and the rods are used to reduce the amount of the curvature. Bone is then added producing a reaction in which the bones in the spine begin fusing together and the bones continue to fuse for about 3 to 6 months which may go up to 12 months Scoliosis surgery from the front (Anterior Surgical Approach)- This approach entails making an open incision and removal of a rib. Diaphragm is then removed from chest wall and spine and exposure is obtained for thoracic and lumbar spinal vertebrae. The discs are also removed to loosen up the spine. After this bone is added to disc space which begin to fuse fo obout 3 to 6 months which continues up to 12 months. www.indicure.com
  7. 7. Scoliosis Surgery in India State of the art hospitals Highly experienced orthopedic surgeons and doctors Latest technology and instrumentation Best of health care facilities in India High quality of treatment and expertise Affordable cost of scoliosis treatment in India www.indicure.com
  8. 8. Scoliosis surgery in India with IndiCure IndiCure is the leading name for providing orthopaedic treatment in India Prompt response Round the clock assistance Gives informed choices about hospital facility and experts in India The company offers huge discounts on orthopedic surgery and rehabilitation in India www.indicure.com
  9. 9. Contact Us Visit Us at:http://www.indicure.com/spinesurgery/scoliosis_surg ery.htm Call us at: +91 98184 62127 +91 93200 36777 Write to us at: info@indicure.com www.indicure.com

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