What Makes Spine Surgery Safe?

What Makes Spine Surgery Safe?

Many more minimally invasive spine surgeries are performed nowadays compared to a few years ago. The rate of complications has reduced significantly with advanced and modern technology. The experience of the spine surgeons themselves play a significant role in reducing the complication of spine surgery. It has been showed that surgeons who perform more than […]

Operation to Free Up the Nerves in Spinal Stenosis

Operation to Free Up the Nerves in Spinal Stenosis

Spinal stenosis is a condition of nerve compression due to wear and tear that usually occurs in the lower back. The patients have calf or thigh pain or cramping feeling after walking a certain distance. Sometimes it is severe enough that force them to stop and sit down. When sitting the pain goes away very […]

Hunched Back Correction in Ankylosing Spondylitis

Hunched Back Correction in Ankylosing Spondylitis

Ankylosing Spondylitis is a rare condition that affects the spine. In this conditions that spine bones joined up together to make the spine very stiff. Not only that, the spine usually becomes hunched. With mild hunched back, the patient is able to do daily activities without much interruption. But when the hunched back is severe, […]

Osteoporosis Screening | Treat It Before It breaks…

Osteoporosis Screening | Treat It Before It breaks...

Osteoporosis is common as the population is ageing. People don’t know that they have osteoporosis unless they do screening test. People with osteoporosis do not exhibit any symptoms unless they have fracture. By the time fracture occurs it is a little too late. You can detect osteoporosis with a simple screening test called Bone Density […]

If Your Back Pain does not Get Better with any Treatment ….

If Your Back Pain does not Get Better with any Treatment ....

You may have troublesome¬†chronic¬†back pain for a long time. You may have tried many things including Pain-killers, Physiotherapy, Chiropractic, Yoga, Pilates, Traditional Chinese Medicine, Acupuncture or other Alternative Medicines. If you don’t get better you need to see a specialist who have experience in this area. Now the most important thing is to exclude any […]

How to take Bisphosphonates? | Osteoporosis Treatment

How to take Bisphosphonates? | Osteoporosis Treatment

Osteoporosis Treatment Singapore and proper Bisphosphonate Medication Fosamax and Actonel (bisphosphonate) are taken once a week (on the same day). To be taken first thing in the morning with empty stomach 2 hours before eating or drinking anything other than plain water. If you take it with food or drink other than water, only a […]