Indian Spinal Injuries Centre, Delhi
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ISIC is the most advanced Spine, Orthopaedic and Neuromuscular Surgical centre in India with the latest state of the art diagnostics and surgical equipment and a highly qualified team of specialists recognized internationally who have been trained in leading institutes of India and abroad.
Indian Spinal Injuries Centre provides state of the art facilities for the management of all types of spinal ailments. It has a team of dedicated, internationally trained & acclaimed spine surgeons providing cutting edge medical & surgical technology. The spine service provides comprehensive management of spinal injury, back pain, spinal deformities, tumours, osteoporosis etc. Motion preserving spine surgeries including disc replacement & dynamic fixation, minimally invasive spine surgery including endoscopic disc excision, minimally invasive pedicle screw fixation & decompression, percutaneous kyphoplasty, thoracoscopic / laparoscopic fusion & advanced pain & spasticity management techniques like intrathecal baclofen pump implantation are some of the cutting edge surgical technologies practiced at the centre.
The orthopaedic service covers all orthopaedic ailments including trauma, joint diseases & replacements, oncology, paediatric orthopaedics & upper limb ailments. The team of orthopaedic surgeons are trained into each sub speciality thus there is an expert available for each type of orthopaedic ailment. The combination of good medical management (including care by a rheumatologist where required), state of the art surgical management & world class rehabilitation ensure an optimum outcome.
The hospital has planned to strengthen its basic research facilities. An animal lab and a separate research wing are in the process of being commissioned. The hospital is working with colleagues in Germany to set up a Biomechanical testing Laboratory. In addition the hospital hopes to consolidate on provision of super speciality service in the field of Spine Surgery, Orthopaedics, Rheumatology, Neurology, Rehabilitation, Urology, and Plastic Surgery.
The rehabilitation department is considered to be a vital core element of the hospital with one of the largest teams of therapists, trained in some of the best institutes of India and abroad. It offers complete facilities of physiotherapy, occupational therapy which provides guidance for patients to lead a productive, self-reliant life followed by vocational training which offers the SCI patients with a new hope and confidence of running their households in a specific vocational area.
ISIC is much more than a hospital, it is also considered a training institute and teaching hospital affiliated to a leading university of the country. One the most coveted courses include Masters of Prosthetics and Orthotics among many with the provision of on the job training thus, attracting students from all over the nation. ISIC can most humbly also boast of providing a two-year fellowship in Spine surgery being one of the three centres in India hence, accelerating the country forward in the field of medical education and research.
Our goal is to reach the lives of thousands of newly spinal injured every year by providing medical excellence through scientific expertise and to optimize self-sufficiency and independence for the rehabilitation patient.