Mumbai Spine Scoliosis and Disc Replacement Centre is conveniently located at Bombay Hospital, which ranks among the finest multi-specialty tertiary level medical centres not just in Mumbai but also across India.
The centre is headed by Dr. Arvind G. Kulkarni who has vast experience and received extensive training in spine surgery at KEM Hospital (Mumbai), Westmead Adult & Children’s Hospitals (Australia), St. George Hospital (Australia), and Toronto Western Hospital and Hospital for Sick Children (Canada).
He is one of the pioneers of minimally invasive spinal surgery and artificial disc replacement in India. As a recognised expert in his field, he is often invited to speak and present at various national and international spine conferences and workshops. He has also contributed to high-impact journals as well as written chapters in textbooks. For his enormous contributions to the field of clinical research, he was given the 2005 Best Publication Award by the Association of Spine Surgeons of India (ASSI). Other awards that he received throughout his career, which spans 16 years include:
- Scoliosis Research Society (USA) Global Outreach Award (2004 and 2005)
- Korean SICOT Award (2008)
- Outstanding Young Achiever Award by the Junior Chambers International (JCI), Mumbai
Dr. Arvind G. Kulkarni is the award-winning head of Mumbai Spine Scoliosis and Disc Replacement Centre. He was trained at some of the world’s top spinal centres in Canada, Australia, and Singapore and is one of the pioneers of minimally invasive surgery and artificial disc replacement in India. His areas of expertise include chronic low back and neck pain, spinal deformity, revision spine surgery, and spinal trauma and tumours.