Spine related issues are one of the most common health problems prevalent among a large number of people in Kerala. When medications and exercises fail and the condition starts affecting the quality of life, doctors recommend spine surgery. The dedicated team of Spine Surgeons at BMH, Calicut, recommends surgery only after thoroughly assessing patients’ condition. For every patient, the multi disciplinary team comprising of Spine Surgeons and Neurologists create a tailor-made treatment plan.
Some of the most common types of spine surgeries carried out by Spine Care Unit of Baby Memorial Hospital are Posterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion (PLIF), Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion (TLIF), Laminectomy, Spine Fusion, Discectomy and Scoliosis Surgery.
The expert team is supported by a state of the art Radio Diagnosis facility which is equippedwith 64 slice multi-detector CT, 1.5 Tesla MRI, Digital x-rays, etc. Dedicated operation theatre and fully equipped ultra-modern critical care beds are other highlightsof this department.
BMH Centre for Orthopaedic also specialises in trauma recovery, reconstructive techniques, complicated joint replacements, shoulder surgeries, delicate hand and spine surgeries, orthopaedic emergencies and other complex cases.
BMH is the largest multi-speciality hospital in the corporate sector in Kerala with 800 beds and over 40 medical and surgical departments supported by over 300 doctors, 2000 nursing, paramedical and admin staff. BMH - Kerala’s finest multi-disciplinary super-speciality hospital.