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The Centre for Spinal Surgery at Sri Kota Specialist Medical Centre was established in October 1999. It is the centre of excellence for spine related disorders and deformity procedures in this region.
The Surgeons have performed many innovative pioneering techniques at this centre. It includes Spinal Nucleoplasty, Percutaneous Endoscopic Lumbar Discectomy (PELD), Epiduroscopy and its related procedures , Laser assisted Spinal Surgery , Spinal Microsurgery , Extreme Lateral Interbody Fusion (XLIF) , Direct lateral Interbody Fusion (DLIF) and Oblique Lateral Interbody Fusion (OLIF).
The Centre is equipped with a 1.5 Tesla MRI and 16 Slices CT Scanner. In addition, the centre is one of the first in this region to utilize Spine Microscopes and Neuro Monitoring devices as a routine adjunct in Spinal Surgeries. Our Surgeons are often invited to assist and teach budding young Spine Surgeons and to share their skills and knowledge regionally to promote safe spinal surgery.