Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
Any incision takes time to heal; smaller the incision the less time it will take to heal. That is why doctors are recommending Minimal Invasive Surgeries and with latest technology it has become all the more safer and faster to heal even severe health conditions. There is a special team of neuro-surgeons at BLK Super Speciality Hospital offering Minimal Invasive Spine Surgery.
Why is a Neurologist involved in a Spine Surgery?
Spine or the backbone of a person is spread all along the back of the body from neck till the hip and does the primary job of sending and receiving signal from the brain. Any disorder, deformity and accident can lead to malfunctioning of Spine and needs neurology related specialists to diagnose and treat it.
Why should I opt for Minimal Invasive Spine Surgery?
Any surgery which involves minimal incision assures of zero or minimal risks. In case of Minimal Invasive Spine Surgery any damage to surrounding muscles or nerves is averted. It will not only heal faster but will also protect the connecting muscles.
When can I go home after the surgery?
With Minimal Invasive Spine surgery a patient can go home on the very same day or after 1-2 days, depending on the condition of the patient. However, regular check-ups and physiotherapy are mandatory to heal properly.
What are the different types of Spine Surgeries, a doctor may suggest?
- MIS Lumbar Fusion: The surgery is conducted to implant the graft in order to give the spine a proper movement.
- MIS Lumbar Diskectomy: The surgery is conducted in case of a herniated disc in the lower back.
Complications of a Minimal Invasive Spine Surgery
Minimal Invasive Spine Surgery has minimal risks. A few amount of blood from the wound is normal; however, if the bleeding does not stop then you need immediate attention. Pain after the surgery is common and can be managed with pain killers. If not done properly, there can be a possibility of nerve damage or blood clotting. Infection is always plausible threat in any kind of surgery. But at BLK, we take all the required measures before the surgery.