​Sakra World Hospital—Bangalore, India

​Sakra Spine Center, Sy No. 52/2 and 52/3,
Deverabeesanahalli, Varthur Hobli, Opposite Intel,
Outer Ring Road,
Bangalore 560103

​Program director

Satish Rudrappa

Most frequent pathologies

​Degeneration, Trauma, Tumor
​560 cases per year
287 instrumented cases per year​

Total estimated number of procedures:
Cervical deformity     
Cervical trauma    
Cervical tumor      
Rheumatoid cervical spine   
Chronic pain      
Degenerative cervical spine  
Degenerative lumbar spine   
Dysraphic conditions   
Special procedures     
Thoracic & lumbar trauma   
Thoracic, lumbar and sacral tumor  
Thoracolumbar deformity  

4 per month
5 per month
2 per month
1 per month
19 per month
36 per month
41 per month
10 per month
32 per month
22 per month
5 per month
2 per month

Other techniques performed:

Vertebroplasty and kyphoplasty     
Vertebral biopsy        
Spinal vascular malformations (endovascular and open neurovascular surgery)  


8 per month
5 per month​

2 per month

Can a fellow assist scrubbed-in?


Types of Fellowship

​Short-term fellowships, Long-term fellowships

Language(s) available as a means of communication



​Available near center