Lower back pain refers to pain which starts below the ribcage. The region is called the lumbar. Discomfort can be felt due to sciatica nerve being affected. Pain here can be intense or sharp and requires a neurologist to diagnose.
Spinal fractures occur when bones in your spine break and collapse. It may be cause by trauma, accident, coughing or sneezing.
What makes us unique?
Dr. Mathew Tung has been practicing for over 20 years. He specializes in treatment for lower back pain. The causes of such problem could be due to, muscles, ligament, slipped disc that affects the sciatica nerve. He also has the skills in performing Matrix tube spine surgery. Such highly skilled surgery is performed by few Neurologist in Singapore.
Tubular Retractor System
A new minimally invasive procedure as opposed to open surgery. Surgeon can reach a particular area and displaces the tissue instead of cutting through it. Such procedure may involve less risk and less discomfort. Therefore it is better than those associated with traditional surgery. Patient undergo this surgery can expect to discharge within a day. The pain associated will be lesser compare to open surgery.
One experiencing pain may be due to the conditions such as Spondylolisthesis, Degenerative Disc Disease, Spinal stenosis, Scoliosis or Slipped Disc. Person suffering from Arthritis and Inflammation may also have such back problem. It may also comes from after effect due to surgery. Often the pressing of sciatica nerve would cause the pain. Our Specialist will use non-invasive treatment first to helping you.
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6 Napier Rd #02-10 Gleneagles Medical Centre Singapore 258499