Micro Lumbar Discectomy (Mld): Slipped Disc Surgery

The Spinal Cord prime function is channeling of nerve signals from the motor cortex to the body and from the sensuous fibers of the sensory neurons to the sensory cortex. It is also the midpoint for synchronizing many reflexes and contain reflex arcs that can separately control reflexes.

Problems related to Spine and Spinal Cord are quite common these days among people. Prolife Hospitals, offers plethora of medical treatment and surgical treatment as per requirement to their patients. The dedicated doctors refers recommendable services and treatment in various specialized way.

Let’s have a glace on the problems related to spine and spinal cord:

  • Slipped Disc
  • Cervical Spondylosis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Sciatica
  • Tumor
  • Scoliosis
  • Kyphosis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Broken Neck or Back
  • Spondylolisthesis

What is Slipped Disc?

Slipped Disk is a situation which refers to a complication with a spongy disc between the two vertebrae of spine. This condition takes place when the soft center of the spinal disc plunge thorough the tear in outer layer of Disc. It is been suggested by leading doctors of Prolife Hospitals that not every disc need treatment . If requires, the treatment consists of:  medication, physiotherapy and possibly surgery. Early diagnosis and treatment can prevent the surgery.

Cause of slipped Disc / PIVD

  • Heavy manual labour
  • Repetitive lifting and twisting
  • Poastural stress
  • Obesity
  • Poor and inadequate strength from the trunk
  • Sitting for long hours
  • Increasing age ( a disc much more likely to develop a weakness with increasing age)

Symptoms of Slipped Disk:

It is not necessary that you may face any symptom but people generally experience:

  • Pain in the arm, back, foot, or leg
  •  Weakness in hands and feet
  • overactive reflexes
  • leg numbness
  • uncomfortable tingling and burning
  • stiff neck
  • Radiating pain goes from back to leg and foot
  • Difficulty in walking

Slipped Disc surgery: (microdiscectomy)

  The obligations faced during the slipped disc can restrict you from doing regular activities. Sometimes, severe pain can restrict you from doing outdoor activities which may people need to do for their mental stability and security. Microdiscectomy, can be helpful for those who are facing slipped disc problem since long. Surgeons of Prolife Hospitals, will make you relief from this serious issue and you can relive your life.

Microdiscectomy Surgery is the most common type of surgical practice performed for a slipped disc. In this surgery, the blemish part of the spinal disc is removed. By using microscope, the surgeons can clearly see the area of being operated. Patients who are been treated with this microsurgical procedure, are given a general sedative and have to stay in a hospital for 1-2 days after surgery. In Microdiscectomy, there is no cutting of muscles, very small incision (1-1.5 inches)  and minimal scar mark after surgery.

How safe Microdiscectomy Surgery is?

The high success rate of surgery done for slipped disc problem, proofs the safety of   microdiscectomy Surgery.  Prolife Hospitals in Punjab has illustrated best results than any other Hospitals in India. As well experienced and highly reputed surgeons are associated with this hospital. Using minimally accessed techniques and fast recovery protocols, doctors have accomplished positive feedbacks from most of their patients.

However, the success rate Open discectomy spine surgery is usually high. The advance and modern technology and highly well-equipped tools proved to be beneficial for Open discectomy spine surgery.

After Microdiscectomy Surgery

  • We make the patient walk on same day  6-7 hrs after the surgery
  • Slowly raise your activity level.
  • Avoid bending or sitting slouched
  • Sit in supportive chair
  • Can go for some physical therapies
  • Attain and maintain proper posture

Nowadays, people are aware of their wellness. They want to save their time and look for the things which are easily approachable and accessible. Prolife Hospitals in Ludhiana, Punjab, are the place where you get variant services at same roof with their positive results. If you are searching for the best surgeons related to the problems of Spine and Spinal Cord then Prolife Hospitals are the right place to visit. As the group of well experienced doctors are waiting for you to provide their services.  


Prolife Multispeciality Hospitals,
Village Gill, Malerkotla Road,
Ludhiana-141116 (Punjab), India





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