Orthopedic Specialty Hospitals Successfully Conduct Pedicle Spinal Fixation for Scoliosis

The  spine specialists from the Orthopedic Specialty Hospital (Yangon), in collaboration with the spine surgeon Professor Dr. Kan Min from Swiss Spine Foundation, conducted Pedicle Screws and Rods Posterior Fixation for 12 scoliosis at the operation room of the hospital from 12 to 16 June.

Such pedicle spinal fixation have been being conducted at the said-hospital by the spine surgeons of the hospital and/or by inviting spine specialists from foreign countries. Since 2005, the average rate of 12 scoliosis for surgical treatment had been undergone per year. Until 16 July, more than 200 scoliosis have been successfully undergone surgical operation.

Mandalay Public Hospital and Orthopedic Specialty Hospital (Mandalay), in collaboration with professors/specialists, have also been conducting pedicle spinal fixations. Orthopedic Specialty Hospital (Mandalay) has been providing treatment for the patients with herniated disc, for the patients with spinal spondylosis, for the patients with neck spondylosis and for the patient with lumbar tuberculosis while Mandalay Public Hospital has been conducting the operations for the patients with spinal cord injuries, it is reported.  

 Source: Myawady Daily Newspaper (17-4-2023)

 

  • The  spine specialists from the Orthopedic Specialty Hospital (Yangon), in collaboration with the spine surgeon Professor Dr. Kan Min from Swiss Spine Foundation, conducted Pedicle Screws and Rods Posterior Fixation for 12 scoliosis at the operation room of the hospital from 12 to 16 June.

 

engdate: 
Monday, July 17, 2023 - 10:30
month: 
July, 2023