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Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery

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Minimally invasive surgical procedures are usually done by the best spinal neurosurgeon in Chennai for several spinal disorders, ranging from degenerative diseases to spinal tumors.

These Minimally Invasive Surgery procedures have potential to greatly benefit patients by:

  • Reducing surgical risk
  • Less pain post surgery
  • Minimal blood loss
  • Reduced risk of infection
  • Early recovery
  • Reduced hospital stay
  • Early return to work
  • Small scar

Our specialists who are internationally trained have extensive experience in minimally invasive spinal techniques and the very few in India who do complex minimally invasive spine procedures. We have state-of-the-art instrumentation designed for these procedures at Kauvery hospital.

Using specialized tubular retractors through tiny incisions, we are able to treat cervical disc problems and spinal cord compression.

Indication
  • Herniated discs,
  • Fractures,
  • Tumors
Minimal Invasive Procedure
  • Foraminotomy and discectomy
  • Percutaneous fixation
  • Anterior cervical discectomy & fusion
Excision of spinal cord tumor through tube

A variety of advanced minimally invasive techniques are also available to treat the lumbar spine for various procedures special tubular retractors and endoscopes are used to perform these procedures.

Indication
  • Herniated discs,
  • Spondylosis / Spondylolisthesis,
  • Tumors
Minimal Invasive Procedure
  • Micro Endoscopic Discectomy (MED)
  • AnteriorLumbar InterbodyFusion (ALIF) Transfora mina I Lumbar Interbody Fusion (TLIF) Dorsal Lumbar Interbody Fusion (DLIF)
  • Tubular resection of tumor – Microscopic (with or without fusion)
  • Tubular lamino-foraminotomy / laminectomy

Minimally invasive – techniques for anterior thoracic spine tumors or disc through small incisions can be performed. We are also one of the few centres in this part of country to offer minimally invasive anterior thoracic discectomies and transpedicular corpectomies for tumors.

Indication
  • Herniated discs with cord Compression Fractures
  • Instability Tumors.
  • Stenosis
Minimal Invasive Procedure
  • Transthoracic and Transpedicular discectomy.
  • Percutaneous fixation and fusion
  • Minimal invasive posterior resection of tumor (Minimally invasive tubular resection)
  • MIS Laminectomy
  • Excision of spinal cord tumor through tube
Procedures Performed
  • Minimally invasive tumour excision
  • Corpectomy and tumour reconstruction
  • Image guided tumour surgery
  • Peripheral nerve tumours
  • Percutaneous biopsy
  • Steriotactic radiosurgery
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Cervical tubular retractor
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Tumor surgery / Decompression
Minimally Invasive Spine Surgeries
With Maximum Perfection

From degenerative diseases to complex spinal tumours, get expert treatment by Dr G. Balamurali, minimally invasive spine surgery specialist in Chennai!

Minimally Invasive Spine Surgeries
With Maximum Perfection

From degenerative diseases to complex spinal tumours, get expert treatment by Dr G. Balamurali, minimally invasive spine surgery specialist in Chennai!

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