Welcome to Dr. Vivek Agrawal's Neurospine Clinic
Dr Vivek Mahesh Agrawal is one of the young and dynamic Neurosurgeon in Nagpur and widely known for his work in Vidarbha, in the field of brain and spine surgery. He has completed M.Ch (Neurosurgery) from B. J. Medical College And Civil Hospital, Ahmedabad. M.S (Gen. Surgery) from NHL Municiple Medical College and V.S. Hospital, Ahmedabad and MBBS from Nagpur.
Tlif surgery in Bhandara
Transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion (TLIF) is a surgical treatment where the surgeon is able to remove overgrown bone and joints causing nerve compression, remove abnormal disc and restore height with a specialized cage, and stabilize the spine using screws and rods.
This surgery provides direct and indirect decompression of the spine and affords stability to the spine by fusing two segments together.
Muscle is either dissected away in open surgery, or serially pushed aside with expanding retractors in minimally invasive surgery It recover early. This gives access to the spine.
The surgeon then uses specialized rongeurs, curettes, and a high-speed drill to remove the patient’s bone, lamina, and a portion of the joints to gain access to the spinal canal.
TLIF may be used to treat a variety of spinal Problems. It is often used when low-back pain is severe and the symptoms have not responded to more conservative, non-surgical treatments. These conditions include:
- Repairing a unsuccessful prior disc surgery
- Recurrent Disc Herniation
- Degenerative Disc Disease