India Hospital Tour by We Care India Medical tourism Company Surgery and Treatment in India by We Care India, Mumbai, Delhi, Chennai, Bangalore Surgery and Treatment in India at Low Cost JCI / ISO accredited hospital and experienced surgeon advantages
Medical tourism by We Care India for Low Cost Surgery and Treatment  at Hospitals in India your healthcare is now our concerns
Call: +91 9029304141 (10 am. To 8 pm. IST)
Post an EnquiryMedical Quote, Free No Obligation for Medical tourism Patients in India( Preferred )
(Only for international patients seeking treatment in India)
Only in India Hospital Tour
     
Other Spine Surgeries
 

Stabilization Of Traumatic Spine

Bookmark and Share Go Back Print This Page Add to Favorites
|
Home > Spine Surgery > Spine Procedures > Other Spine Surgeries > Spine trauma Stabilization

Spinal Trauma and Spinal Cord Injury


Acute and chronic trauma to the spine can result in two forms of spinal cord injury: primary injury at the time of the accident, and secondary injury from compression or spinal instability. Secondary injury prevention begins immediately at the site the injury takes place and continues after the patient arrives at the hospital. The Spine Center at Johns Hopkins strives to minimize potential secondary injury and optimize the patient's functional outcome. This is accomplished in several ways:


Proper Diagnosis of the Problem

Diagnosis begins with our well trained team in the emergency room. This team consists of emergency room physicians, neurosurgeons, general surgeons, orthopedic surgeons and highly skilled nurses and technicians. After an initial survey of the injury, safe and expeditious investigation into the stability of the spine and any damage to the spine and spinal cord are undertaken. This can involve radiographs, computed tomography (CT), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and angiography (a combination of CT, MRI, and conventional imaging). Coordinating this effort allows a safe and rapid diagnosis to be achieved.


Stabilizing the Patient

Treatment of an injury requires stabilization of the patient. At times, this can be achieved with bracing or traction. However, some injuries require more aggressive surgical intervention. Our team specializes in every aspect of surgical stabilization.


Surgical Intervention

True to the Johns Hopkins history of deep collaboration, we take a coordinated approach to surgical intervention. Safely placing a patient under anesthesia and positioning them in the operating room is achieved through the use of highly trained neuroanesthesiologists, neurosurgical operating room personnel and spinal surgeons. We utilize the latest technology available as well. Electrophysiological monitoring may be used during surgery to monitor motor evoked potentials, EMG, and somatosensory evoked potentials. We tailor surgical decompression and stabilization techniques to the type of fracture the patient has experienced.


Postoperative Care

Postoperative care is critical to allowing optimal recovery. After surgical decompression and stabilization, our goal is to rapidly mobilize the patient. Deep collaboration is also integral to achieving mobility. Neurointensivists, neurosurgical nurses and physical, occupational, physical medicine and rehabilitation therapists participate in this stage of recovery.


The list of of world class Spine hospitals in India is as follows : -


Apollo Hospital Chennai Apollo Hospital, Chennai, India
Apollo Hospitals Delhi Indraprastha Apollo Hospital, Delhi, India
Apollo Hospitals Bangalore Apollo Hospitals, Bangalore, India
Apollo Hospitals Hyderabad Apollo Hospitals, Hyderabad, India
Wockhardt Hospital Bangalore India Wockhardt Hospital, Bangalore India
Fortis Hospital, Delhi, India Fortis Hospital, Delhi, India
Fortis Hospital Mohali, India Fortis Hospital, Mohali, India
Sparsh Hospital, Bangalore, India Sparsh Hospital, Bangalore, India
Artemis Hospital, Gurgaon ( Delhi ) , India Artemis Hospital, Gurgaon ( Delhi ) , India
Max Super Specialty hospital,  Delhi, India Max Super Specialty hospital, Delhi, India
BGS Global Hospital Bangalore, India BGS Global Hospital, Bangalore, India
BGS Global Hospital Chennai, India BGS Global Hospital, Chennai, India
BGS Global Hospital Hyderabad, India BGS Global Hospital, Hyderabad, India

^ Back to Top

For more information, medical assessment and medical quote send your detailed medical history and medical reports
as email attachment to
Email : - info@wecareindia.com
Call: +91 9029304141 (10 am. To 8 pm. IST)
(Only for international patients seeking treatment in India)

 
Send Response
 

Gender : Age :




  

For a detailed evaluation send patientís medical reports / X rays / doctors notes to info@wecareindia.com
 
Patient Story

Patient Storys

Successful heart surgery at We Care India partner hospital allows Robert Clarke to live a normal life despite a rare genetic disorder We Care india helped Robert find best super specialised surgeon for his rare conditions.

Read    : Robert's Story
See All : Patient's Success Stories

Related Link

Group Websites


Find us on

 
Medical Tourism Search Information For Professionals Resources
Hospitals By :

 

 
 
Neurosurgery, Brain Surgery, Epilepsy Surgery, Brain Tumor Surgery in India

SSL Certificate
Neurosurgery, Heart surgery, Brain Surgery , Brain Tumor Surgery in India
   
 

Copyright © 2009 - 2010 We Care India. All Rights Reserved.
Home | About Us | Site Map | Get a Quote | Disclaimer | Advertise With Us | Contact Us

 

Spine Trauma Stabilization, Trauma, Injury, Spine, Spine Trauma Stabilization Surgery, Stabilization, Spine Trauma, Surgical Stabilization, Cervical Spine Trauma, Trauma Stabilization, India Hospital Tour, Trauma Stabilization Surgery India, Hospital Facilities In India, Healthcare India, Surgery, Lowest Trauma Stabilization Surgery, Spine Trauma Stabilization Surgery India, Rate Of Spine Trauma Stabilization Surgery, Spine Trauma Stabilization Surgery Hospital