Signs and Symptoms
- An abnormal curve of the spine
- Uneven waist
- One hip or shoulder higher than the other
- Shortness of breath
- Chest pain
- Back pain
- Abdominal pain
At first, Dr Akhil Tawari takes a session with the patient to ask specific questions such as the family history of scoliosis, symptoms, or any other medical problems. The treatment starts with a physical examination that involves your doctor looking at your spine from the front, side, and back. The patient will also be examined for uneven waist, abnormal curves, and physical deformities.
There are three main categories for scoliosis treatment which includes:
Observation and bracing generally work well for many people with Idiopathic scoliosis. Surgery, however, is the best option for certain progressive types of scoliosis . The surgery involves correcting the abnormal curve and performing a spinal fusion to hold it in place.
Book your appointment with Dr Akhil Tawari to know more on scoliosis and our state-of-the-art orthopaedic treatments customized to ensure the patients receive the highest quality of health treatments.