Dr. Namit Nitharwal, Consultant – Spine Surgery, explains the reasons and symptoms of lower back pain. He shares that young people suffer from this problem due to slip disc, whereas the old experience this problem due to lumbar spinal stenosis. Common symptoms include pain in the legs, and symptoms in severe cases include sensory deficit. According to Dr. Nitharwal’s expertise, lower back pain can be cured with medicines, exercises, and a few lifestyle modifications or a simple surgical procedure in few cases.
Dr. Namit Nitharwal, Consultant – Spine Surgery, explains the several causes of spine fracture and its symptoms. He cautions that patients suffering from a fracture in the spine should be handled carefully to avoid further complications. Dr. Nitharwal also shares that the treatment for spine fracture depends on the severity of the damage and can only be decided upon careful examination by medical experts.
Dr. Namit Nitharwal, Consultant – Spine Surgery, assures that spine surgery is completely safe as long as a patient is not a neurological deficit. He further shares that ultramodern medical procedures such as endoscopic spine surgery offer features that allow complete monitoring of the treatment. Dr. Nitharwal also says that the recovery is quick as the entire surgery takes place through a minor incision, thereby avoiding any complexities.