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Sattvik Foundation Known for Best spine surgery in India

In present time back pain or spinal diseases are the main reasons for spine surgery. Almost 90% of people suffer from a disease like scoliosis. Spinal surgery is not as easy as one would think; it has lots of methodicalness and needs real expertise. Bangalore is the destination where expert spinal surgeons can easily be […]

November 9th, 2016|Best Spine Surgeon|1 Comment

Back Surgery and Neck Surgery Overview

The primary purpose of back surgery or neck surgery is to correct an anatomical lesion in individuals who fail to show improvement with conservative (nonsurgical) treatment. Surgery is not an option for patients when an anatomical lesion accounting for their pain can not be identified.

Surgery is only useful to change a patient’s anatomy (e.g. remove […]

November 7th, 2016|Best Spine Surgeon|1 Comment

For good health invest in reliable health advisory team

Human body has many complexities, among all that, few of the body structure fix the alignment and functioning of the body in the proper way. One of the very important body parts is the spine, which keeps body erect and enables free and flexible movement of the body. One needs to take care of […]

October 24th, 2016|Best Spine Surgeon|1 Comment

Looking for Best Spine Surgeon in Bangalore- Visit Sattvik Spine Foundation

Spine surgery is a critical medical advancement and needs proper expertise and years of experience. There are various spinal problems which are removed through major operations. As such, you need the consultation of expert doctors. Bangalore is a city in India which is known for its medical services, particularly for spinal surgeries. Sattvik Spine Foundation […]

October 17th, 2016|Best Spine Surgeon|2 Comments

Looking for Best Scoliosis Surgeon in Bangalore- Get it at Sattvik Spine Foundation

Scoliosis is a type of spinal deformity and referred as loss of normal spinal alignment. Such deformities can occur due to various reasons and it causes majorly in adolescents. Although the exact cause is still unknown and called idiopathic in medical terms. Other major causes of scoliosis are vertebral anomalies which occur at the time of […]

October 3rd, 2016|Best scoliosis surgeon in Bangalore|2 Comments

Responsive Services Guarantee Best Ever Recovery – Spin Surgeon

Medical science had grown to treat the people in the best ways and the advanced methods heal and cure in limited time with care and ease. Sattvik Spine Foundation is the top destination where every issue related to spine can be cured with confidence and comfort.  The best spine surgeon in Bangalore treats the patients […]

September 26th, 2016|Best Spine Surgeon|1 Comment

Should spine surgery be denied to an 85-year old lady with severe osteoporosis suffering from traumatic myelopathy? Is it best for a spine surgeon to treat it with or without surgery?

Nagamma , an 85-year old lady presented on a stretcher. She was in excruciating pain and was unable to even get up to take care of her basic needs of day-to-day life. Best effort to help her was undertaken by spine surgeon Dr. Yogesh K. Pithwa of Sattvik Spine Foundation.

On detailed history, it was […]

September 15th, 2016|Case Of The Month|1 Comment

Is Endoscopic Discectomy Superior To Conventional Open Discectomy? Unfortunately, meta-analysis of existing scientific evidence states that this “fashionable” approach is just an alternative to the conventional open discectomy!!!

Microendoscopic discectomy versus open discectomy for lumbar disc herniation: a meta-analysis. He J, Xiao S, Wu Z, Yuan Z. Eur Spine J. 2016 May; 25(5):1373-81. doi: 10.1007/s00586-016-4523-3. Epub 2016 Mar 21.

PURPOSE: To compare the outcomes of microendoscopic discectomy and open discectomy for patients with lumbar disc herniation.

METHODS: An extensive search of studies was performed in […]

September 15th, 2016|Excerpts From The Scientific World|2 Comments

Committed to bring the Best Medical Treatments

Spine issues can be cured and one can lead a normal life with joy with the surgical treatments for spine. The best spine surgery in India commences here in our health institution, Sattvik spine Foundation. With the blessing of advanced medical science and the expertise of our surgeons, we have brought miracles in the life […]

September 8th, 2016|Best Spine Surgeon|2 Comments

Kyphosis Correction In A Patient With Spondyloepiphyseal Dysplasia

14-year old Sheetal [name changed] presented to the OPD of the author with features of spondyloepiphyseal dysplasia. She had kyphosis at the thoracolumbar junction with features of progression associated with pain [figure 1]. In view of this, she was offered surgical intervention in the form of PVCR [posterior vertebral column resection] at the apex of deformity.

MRI revealed developmental stenosis of the canal which necessitated that the spinal cord had ‘no reserve’ space in the canal [figure 2]. Shortening or lengthening the vertebral column would likely compromise cord space. Hence, care was taken to reconstitute the anterior column with a cage, to an extent that did not alter the spinal cord length [figure 3]. The surgery was carried out through a single approach from the posterior [backside] of the patient. This obviated the need for a second surgery from the anterior aspect [front side]. The surgical strategy involved working from around the spinal cord to remove the deformed bone anteriorly.

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June 18th, 2016|Case Of The Month|16 Comments