Spine Surgery

Spine Surgery Orthopedics

Spine Surgery – Orthopedics

Orthopedic surgeons or orthopedic spine doctors diagnose and treat diseases around the spinal region that is cervical, thoracic and lumbar. They treat with spine related injuries and conditions related to the spine. If a person is experiencing low back pain or neck pain orthopedician may advice to maintain good, stable physical activity to see if the issue resolves. If no response they may advice anti-inflammatory medication as a part of pain management. If these non-surgical measures does not respond one may need to consult orthopedic surgeons who perform spinal surgery. They are the experts who can decide the treatment plan, medication procedure, monitoring and other advices. Minimally invasive spinal surgery involves lesser anatomical exposure compared to open spine surgery.

Our expert orthopedic spine surgeons at second opinion can explain you the need for surgery as well as treatment option thereafter aging improper body mechanics, injury, trauma and structural abnormalities can injure your spine leading to back pain, leg pain, numbness or weakness. Common conditions involves degenerative disc disease, kyphosis, spinal stenosis, spondylosis, neck pain, myelopathy , and these conditions require an orthopedic spine surgeon to diagnose and treat.

At asksecondopinion.com, we address the pain point (getting the invaluable opinion from expert spine surgery doctors). We laid out the mobile app platform for connecting patients with years of experience orthopedic specialist doctors who had a proven record of treating the spinal disorders. You can schedule the appointment via mobile app and meet the cancer specialist in video calls instantly.

Why Online consultation & Second Opinion?

  • Anywhere, anytime
  • No need of visiting hospital
  • Panel of specialists
  • Quick medical attention
  • Saves time & money
  • Ensures best treatment

Having said that, online doctors consultation solves some of the serious pain problems in healthcare. It facilitates the access to specialist doctors from the comfort of your home. Telemedicine or online doctor consultations make the quality healthcare accessible to even remote villages where the healthcare facility is not feasible. Taking advantage of this online consultation, patients can ask for a second opinion in different hospitals and switch to the best treatment plan. Adding to this, the new normal takes the telemedicine to a different height than ever before. Thanks to the technology, with the help of virtual doctor consultations people can get any medical advice directly from doctors and avoid in-person presence in hospitals.

Commo Conditions of Orthopedic Spine Surgery

Degenerative disc disease
Degenerative disc disease

Changes that take place in the disc of your spine causing pain is known as degenerative disc disease. The cushioning in between the disc of our spine begins to depilate as you age. They acts like shock absorber and helps in ease of movement. Everyone’s spinal disc degenerates and its natural as you age. When it gets injured it leads to complications like herniated disc , scoliosis, spinal stenosis, spondylolisthesis. Persistent neck pain and back pain are the most common symptoms.

Kyphosis
Kyphosis

Kyphosis is a condition in which there will be an increased front to back curve of the upper spine. It can occur at any age due to weakness in the spinal bone that causes them. Back pain, stiffness and abnormally curved spine are the symptoms to be noticed. Scheuermann's kyphosis typically begins during the growth spurt that occurs before puberty. Boys are affected more often than girls.

Spinal stenosis
Spinal stenosis

This is a condition in which the spaces within your spine gets narrowed and pressurizes the nerves that pass through the spine.This occurs most commonly in the lower back ( lumbar stenosis)and neck (cervical stenosis). Symptoms include numbness or tingling sensation in foot, neck or arm, back pain, neck pain, urine incontinence, pain or cramping, problems with walking and balance.

app

Starting at

Consult doctors
online in 30 minutes

Consult doctors online by downloading the second opinion app and ensure you get the right treatment.