Bombay Hospital & Medical Research Centre—Mumbai, India

Department of Spine Surgery                                 Website:  
New Marine Lines,
Mumbai, 400020



Program Director

Arvind Kulkarni
MS (Orth) (Bom), D’Orth, FCPS, Diploma (SICOT)












Most frequent pathologies

Deformity, Degeneration, Infection


400 cases per year

200 instrumented cases per year

Total estimated number of procedures:

  • ​Cervical deformity     
  • Cervical trauma
  • Cervical tumor     
  • Rheumatoid cervical spine
  • Degenerative cervical spine
  • Degenerative lumbar spine   
  • Thoracic & lumbar trauma 
  • Thoracolumbar deformity 

​2 per month
2 per month
2 per month
1 per month
5 per month
20 per month
1 per month
2 per month

Other techniques performed:

Minimally invasive spinal surgery

Can a fellow assist scrubbed-in?


Types of Fellowship

Obeserverships, Short-term fellowships, Long-term fellowships

Language(s) available as a means of communication



Available in staff quarters and also available near spine center