Who treats spine problems?

by SpineSurgery India Spine Surgeon in India

India is a country where we have many types of health practitioners that care for the patients across the globe whosoever is dealing with spinal conditions, and each has a slightly different role. You can select the most appropriate type of health professional or team of health professionals, however, it mainly depends on your symptoms and the length of time the symptoms have been presented in your spine.

The hospitals under Spine Surgery India, a leading medical tourism company have different types of health professionals who have experience of more than 25 years in treating the complex back pain problems. While your surgeon will suggest you to start with a primary care provider such as a medical doctor, chiropractor, or doctor of osteopathic medicine, if your back pain is resistant to initial treatment then the services of a spine specialist may be necessary.

The following are the three broad groups of health providers available at the hospitals under Spine Surgery India who will treat your back pain and these are:

1.    Primary care providers: They are the one who is the first point of contact for patients to whom back pain strikes, and it generally includes:


    Doctors of Osteopathic Medicine

    Primary care physicians who include Obstetricians, Gynaecologists, Pediatrician, etc.

2.    Spine specialists: They are the one who has a more specific area of expertise in certain diagnoses or treatments for back pain and spinal conditions, and it generally includes:






3.    Therapists: They are the one who has expertise in either physical or occupational rehabilitation for back pain and they also provide psychological help for chronic pain, and this generally includes:

    Physical therapists

    Clinical psychologists

    Occupational therapists

How physical therapists help to reduce back pain with exercise?

If we look ten to fifteen years ago a person who was suffering from back pain for them the most commonly be advised given by their spine surgeon was the bed rest and immobilization of the back. According to the research, it has been shown that inactivity weakens the patient’s muscles which support their spine and, if this condition continued too long, can prolong recovery or even makes certain conditions for patient’s worse.

According to the study, exercise, is one of the best ways to reduce back pain and it also increases muscle flexibility and strength and it promotes healing by increasing blood flow to the patient’s injured site. The spine surgeons say that healthy muscles protect bones and joints.

It is recommended to back pain sufferers that they should always check with their spine surgeons concerning the appropriate approach to treat their condition, many of them will be referred to a physical therapist. The role of the physical therapist in reducing the back pain is that he/she will recommend pain relief exercises, rehabilitation, and education which leads to a successful recovery in a shorter period.

Why do spine surgeons recommend exercise for lower back pain?

As we all know that exercise is such an important thing for all of us. The people who are dealing with lower back pain for them doing the right kinds of exercises for the lower back will help them to reduce pain without any surgery. The spine surgeons at the hospitals under Spine Surgery India will help the people in learning a set of exercises which are going to take the pressure off from their spine and their spine will be functioning normally which allow them to live a pain-free life.

It has been found that most of us at some point of time in our lives will go through such kind of lower back pain. Most of us take a few simple exercises to prevent our lower back and these exercises will help to take the pressure off the back and keep the back strong and healthy. The people will face difficulties when they do these exercises before knowing the exact cause of the pain. To take care of our lower back pain, if we all just took some prevention, it would go a long way to alleviate a lot of the problems of lower back pain.

The reason that the spine specialists recommended these kinds of exercise for the lower back so that we take proper care of our spine by doing such exercises as the spine is the most important part of our body as our whole body structure depends on our spine only. Our spine is like a mast on a ship.

The study says that doing exercises for the spine does not have to be a life change or even a major commitment, but we all should do the exercise to be consistent with it. We need to take at least ten to fifteen minutes from our daily routine to do some stretching exercises on a relatively daily basis to retrain the muscles.

How to choose the best spine surgeons?

Nowadays, with the latest and advanced technologies, it becomes easy to find the best spine surgeons as you can check on the internet about their experience, time taken for the procedure, education and qualification, number of procedures performed, success rates, etc. When you meet your surgeon personally then you can check whether they educate you and assist you with decision making process or not as it is the responsibility of the spine surgeon to provide you with the full information about your full range of options and will explain to you that what is technically possible for you or what kind of difficulty and risks are associated with the procedure and also tell you the potential benefits that have been associated with procedure. Therefore, it is important that when you search to select a surgeon then you will search for a person who helps in providing you the information you need to decide whether or not to proceed with surgery.

We recommend you to visit the hospitals under Spine Surgery India where you will get the best and highly qualified spine surgeons with highest success rates of the spinal treatments and they are the one who will explain you about the procedure before they proceed.

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