A complicated spinal surgery performed successfully on a 10-days old child
Success of Dr D Y Patil Hospital, Successful surgeries done on a sinus on the back of a girl, a brain tumor in a young man. Treatment of neuro, trauma and spine available.
A very complicated surgery on the spine of a 10-day old child was successfully performed in Dr D Y Patil Hospital. In another instances, a tumor from a very crucial part of brain in a 40 year old man and a congenital discharging sinus in a 13 years old girl were operated on successfully. Dr Uday Ghate, Neurosurgeon with his assistants valiantly conducted these procedures. Dr D Y Patil Hospital have created an identity of their own in the medical fraternity in the city, thanks to the ultra-modern facilities, expert and experienced doctors. The hospital has been involved in many similar complicated surgeries and it avails many neurosurgical and allied treatments for brain, spine and trauma. In the last week, these three of the very complicated surgeries were done. The surgery done on the 10-days old baby was the most challenging. Due to congenital thoracic myelomeningocele, the spinal cord of this baby could not undergo normal developmental changes and protruded out as a swelling on the back. The surgery was complicated and involved tremendous risk, considering the rarity of the disease as well as the age. The team negotiated the risks and came out with great success in the surgery.
Successful surgery on a brain tumor in a young man Another surgery on a tumor over a very crucial part of the brain in a 40-years old man was carried out. This part of the brain controls and regulates the motility of the limbs. Owing to this, such surgeries always involve risks of paralysis in the patients and are therefore very complicated. The doctors involved in the procedure displayed tremendous skill and experience and excised the tumor completely. After this 3-hours long surgery, the doctors negotiated all the risks of paralysis and the patient was cured.
A 13-years old girl back on her legs after the surgery on a sinus Dr D Y Patil Hospital has enabled a 13-years old girl to stand on her legs again after operating on a congenital ailment. After through evaluation, it was noted that a discharging sinus was present on the back of this girl since birth. The MRI showed collection of pus in the spinal cord and misaligned nerve bundles. The doctors from the department of surgery conducted this difficult surgery successfully. The girls showed significant improvement after the surgery and has got the strength back in her legs. All the surgeries were carried out by neurosurgeon Dr Uday Ghate. He received valuable assistance from orthopedic expertise by Dr Saleem Lad and anaesthetist Dr Anupama Sahasrabuddhe. Bringing joy to people’s lives with such successful treatment, the hospital, Dr Uday Ghate, Dr Lad, Dr Sahasrabuddhe, head of the departments of surgery and anesthesia have been showered with accolades throughout. The president of D Y Patil Education Society, Dr Sanjay D Patil, vice-president Hon. Satej Patil, Hon Ruturaj Patil (MLA), the dean Dr R K Sharma, the medical superintendent Dr Vaishali Gaikwad have congratulated the team involved.