Slipped Disc - Neuro Spinal Treatments
A slipped disc is an advanced condition of degenerated disc with pressure at disc space between two vertebrate more common at the low back and neck bones with tear at the disc cartilage that allows disc to compress directly at neural canal and nerve roots with severe pain.
The treatment if slipped disc can be either, surgery to replace the disc and relieve the nerve roots compression. An alternative treatment for milder cases is repair with PRP plasma and stem cell injections which may cure the condition without the need for surgery.
How can stem cells or PRP treatment help ?
By using cells from your own body, stem cell and PRP treatments distinguish themselves from other treatments. These treatments are non invasive and use platelets from your own blood samples to heal you. The treatment begins with a consultation with our physicians. Along with a physical exam imaging diagnostics may be recommended. Once the case is diagnosed, and the stem cell or PRP treatment is deemed to be suitable we begin by collecting a small blood sample.
The platelets in the blood sample are then activated and centrifuged by our technicians. Once ready, the stem cells can be injected into the target area requiring the healing. The healing begins almost instantaneously and you can feel the pain relief begin over the area. Over the coming days and weeks it will continue to get better. Your physician may advise a course of 2-6 stem cell treatments depending on factors such as the area of treatment and the extent of damage.
Our Neuro Spinal Specialist
Dr. Ashraf Shatla
Dr. Ashraf Shatla had practiced as a Neurosurgeon since his graduation from Edinburgh University in 1990. He practiced his specialty as Consultant Brain & Spinal all over “Europe, Canada, USA and Middle East.
Dr.Shatla’s work has extended to a new era of functional neurosurgery using recent neuronavigation and stereotactic surgery, allowing the most accurate and precise techniques for brain and spine surgery and for recent minimal invasive spinal procedures for spinal pain, endoscopic discectomy for back and neck pain surgery.
Dr Shatla spread his expertise in Neuro – Spinal field in the Middle East Healthcare industry and recorded a genuine success in treating patients, adults and children with amazing results in 2011.
- Back & Neck Pain Treatment
- Discogel Injection
- Nerve Root Spinal Block
- Nerve Root Spinal Block
- Spinal Fracture Fixation
- Brain & Spinal Tumor Surgery
- Radio Frequency Spinal Pain Treatment