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Dr. S. Karunakaran

Spine Surgeon

Director , DNB, MS, MBBS, 23 years of experience

Chennai , India

About Doctor

  • Dr. S. Karunakaran is a well-known Consultant and Spine Orthopedic Surgeon with an experience of 23 years.
  • Dr. S. Karunakaran is prolific in the treatment of spinal disorders of the cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine. 
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Spine Injury,
Spinal Fusion,
Spinal Cord Injury Treatment,
Spinal Disorders,
Spinal Disc Surgery,
Spinal Therapy,
Neck and Spine Biopsy,
Back Pain Treatment,
Neck Pain Treatment,
spine pain management,
Congenital and acquired deformity correction,
Spine scoliosis and kyphosis,
Endoscopic Disc Surgery,
Neck and Back pain Clinic,
Spine Conservative Management/Non-surgical Technique,
Spine Dynamic stabilization,
Non Fusional spine surgical Technique,
Regenerative Technique,
Epidural Transforaminal Injection,
Facetal Injection,
Spinal Rehabilitation Technique,
Robotic Calipers / Injections,
Spine 3D Printing,
General Orthopedic Clinic,
Joint Pain Treatment,
Keyhole-Sutureless Spinal surgeries,

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Work Experience of Dr. S. Karunakaran

Consultant, Government General Hospital, 2017, 2017

Consultant, Meenakshi Mission Hospital, 2004

Associate Consultant, MIOT Hospitals, 2003

Associate Consultant, Wellington Hospitals, 1997


  • DNB, 2001, Medical Council of India
  • MS, 2000, Sri Ramachandra University, Chennai
  • MBBS, 1994, Rajah Muthiah Dental College Hospital, Annamalai University


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Frequently Asked Questions About Dr. S. Karunakaran

Dr. S. Karunakaran practices at Global Hospitals, Chennai

Dr. S. Karunakaran specialty is Spine Surgeon

Dr. S. Karunakaran is Spine Surgeon with 23 years of experience.

Dr. S. Karunakaran is DNB, MS, MBBS.

More About Spine Surgeon

A spine surgeon deals with the diagnosis and management of spinal diseases and conditions such as scoliosis and degenerative disorders.

Chest X-rays, Electrocardiogram (ECG), CT, MRI, Electromyography, Myelogram etc.

The individual may experience Stiffness in the lower back area, restricting range of motion, Inability to maintain normal posture due to stiffness or pain, Muscle spasms either with activity or at rest, Pain that persists for a maximum of 10-14 days, and Notable loss of motor function such as the ability to tiptoe or heel walk.

Recovery period is approximately 3 to 4 months.

Risks are rare but serious which includes include heart attack, stroke, brain damage, or death.

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