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Information That Matters

Patients and their families can keep up-to-date with helpful information including announcements of new surgery techniques and innovative technologies. Here you will find articles from when our Surgeons, Doctors, Hospitals and Patients have been in the news.

We also include Patient Education articles, where we tackle topics of discussion including important questions always asked by our patients. You are welcome to contact us if there is an important topic or question you would like to see our specialists explain in this section.

UPCOMING PATIENT DAYS: Australia & New Zealand 2019

Our patient seminars provide an opportunity to meet with our German spine specialists face-to-face and review your case with your MRI & X-Rays.
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Spine Connection at Eurospine Dublin

Eurospine is the world’s largest Spine Organisation, built to stimulate the exchange of knowledge and ideas in the fields of research, prevention and treatment of spine disease and related problems. The annual 2017 Eurospine Convention was held from 11-13 October at the iconic Dublin Convention Centre (Ireland), overlooking the River Liffley. The convention attracted over […]
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Why do Spine Surgeons Recommend Different Surgeries?

If you suffer from back pain and have exhausted 6+ months of conservative therapies, such as physiotherapy, chiropractic adjustments, medications and injections, then the next step may be to speak with a spine surgeon.
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Bumrungrad International Awarded ‘2018 Hospital of the Year’ & Launches Robotic Spine Surgery [Press Conference]

Thursday 7th June saw Spine Connection’s Director of Patient Services, Mr. Jake Lemon, present for the unveiling of Bumrungrad Hospital’s new Mazor-X Robotic Spine Surgery Platform. The Press Conference took place in the Hospital’s main building lobby, with a broad mix of media (Newspapers, TV and Radio), Doctors and members of Bumrungrad’s overseas Referral Offices […]
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What is a Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion (TLIF)?

A Transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion (TLIF) is a surgical technique that corrects a variety spinal conditions such as disc herniation, degenerative disc disease, and spondylolisthesis. The purpose of the procedure is to stabilize the vertebra to prevent dangerous movement between the bones. When the discs or pads between the vertebra are bulging or deteriorating, back […]
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Bumrungrad Spine Institute Teaching Minimally-Invasive Spine Surgery to Hundreds of Overseas Surgeons

  Bumrungrad Spine Institute awarded Asia-Pacific’s first and only training centre for Germany’s Dr. Sebastian Ruetten endoscopic techniques Celebrated surgeons and those regarded as ‘experts’ in their field all have one thing in common; they are continually learning and adapting, expanding their knowledge and skills. Medicine is an evolving landscape, with surgeons at the forefront […]
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How to Share Your Medical Images Online (Step by Step Guide)

Learning how to quickly and efficiently share your spine images online can help you to receive multiple opinions from overseas specialists without delay. As a pioneering Medical Travel organisation, Spine Connection provides access to faster, more affordable and superior spine treatment overseas. In order to provide multiple medical opinions from our trusted specialists in Thailand […]
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