​Indian Spinal Injuries Centre—New Delhi, India

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Department of Spine Surgery
Indian Spinal Injuries Centre (ISIC)
Sector-C, Vasant Kunj,
New Delhi-110070
India

 

Website: www.isiconline.org

 

Program director

​Harvinder Singh Chhabra MBSS, MS (Ortho)

 

Spine team

Vikas Tanson, Ankur Nanda, Gururaj Sangondimath, Nishit Patel, Abhishek Srivastava, Rajat Mahajan

 

Procedures

Around 1710 - 1898 cases per year 

Total estimated number of procedures:

  • Cervical deformity
  • Cervical trauma 
  • Cervical tumor 
  • Chronic pain
  • Degenerative cervical spine 
  • Degenerative lumbar spine 
  • Dysraphic conditions
  • Osteporotic Spine
  • Navigation Procedures
  • Sacrectomy
  • Special procedures
  • Spinal Cord injury
  • Thoracic & lumbar trauma 
  • Thoracic & lumbar tumor 
  • Thoracolumbar deformity 

Other techniques performed:

  • Steem cell research
  • All procedures for tuberculosis spine
  • Corpectomies, abcess drainage
  • Posterior decompression for dorsal myelopathy
  • Transpedicular biopsies
  • Nerve and facet blocks
  • Cervical disc replacement
  • Lumbar decompressions
  • Thoracic disc disease

​32 - 50 per year
60 - 80 per year 
22 - 35 per year 
7 per year
156 - 207 per year 
505 - 565 per year  
40 - 50 per year 
60 -65 per year
47 - 55 per year 
0 - 1 per year 
130 - 132 per year
11 per year
235 per year
290 per year
115 per year

Can a fellow assist scrubbed-in?

Yes

Types of Fellowships

Observerships, Short-term fellowships, Long-term fellowships

Language(s) available as a means of communication

English, Hindi

Accommodation

Available in staff quarters and also available near spine center