Dr. Parthasarathy Srinivasan

D.Ortho, DNB Ortho, FNB (Spine Surgery), MNAMS.

No.1 Spine Surgeon In Chennai

Dr Parthasarathy Srinivasan is a pioneer Spine Surgeon in Chennai, India. Through a prolific career as an orthopedic surgeon specializing in spine surgery offering expert surgical treatment. He ranks high among the spine surgeons in Chennai with national board certification in spine surgery. Dr Parthasarathy Srinivasan offers the following treatments and procedures through his practice as a spine specialist in Chennai. 

Surgical Treatments


Total Spine follows a systematic protocol of investigations thus reaching the diagnosis with the least expense.


Spine Surgery​​

Spine surgery is the art of combining the right diagnosis with the right procedure to attain maximum results on the patient.

Disc Surgery

Disc related problems and degenerative disorders of the spine form among the most common complaints related to the spine.                          

Disc Replacement​

Cervical and Lumbar disc replacement are newer trends in spine surgery which are directed towards motion preservation.

Spine Fractures​​

Spine fractures of the neck and the back have become increasingly common with the increasing number of vehicles in our country.                                                    

Spine Infection​

Infections of the spine are very dangerous conditions and must be treated with utmost care and a clear protocol.

Spine Deformity​

Bending of the spine either forwards (kyphosis) or sideways (scoliosis) can be due to.   

Microscopic Spine Surgery​

The microscope has been used for spine surgery for many decades now.

Minimal Invasive Spine Surgery​

MISS is an evolving specialty of spine that allows achieving the same surgical goals with minimal damage due to access.                                              

Computer Navigation- Surgical GPS​

Computer navigation is a process by which the spine anatomy can be ascertained by a process similar to the GPS system in your car.

Dr Parthasarathy Srinivasan ranks as the No 1 Spine Surgeon in Chennai, India par excellence. He has become a pioneer spine surgeon in Chennai, apart from offering expert surgical treatment he helps people bust the myths about back pain and spine-related injuries and shares his ideas and tips that could benefit people online through his social media page.

Recent Blogs

Introduction DDD, often known as Degenerative Disc Disease, is a back condition which causes chronic pain and restricts mobility and can have …

Introduction  Pain, discomfort, and movement restrictions brought on by spinal issues can have a considerable negative influence on our quality of life. …

Introduction One’s quality of life can be substantially impacted by back pain since it can make regular tasks difficult and uncomfortable. Exploring …

Does Exercise Promote Spine health? Is there any link between Obesity and spine health ?  Well , our general well-being is greatly …

Dr Parthasarathy Srinivasan is known for practicing what he preaches he has supported many patients post surgery and always has an update on the patient’s recovery process. With over 1500+ successful surgeries, and 12+ years of experience. He initiated total spine to reach people far and wide help them diagnose and develop successful treatments as Chennai’s leading spine surgeon. 

Dr. Parthasarathy Srinivasan



A laminectomy is one of the most common spinal surgeries. In a laminectomy, a surgeon removes a piece of bone in your back called a lamina or ligament. After surgery, pressure is relieved on the spinal nerves, relieving pain and weakness in that area.

An average success rate for spinal fusion depends on the condition it is being used to treat, but it ranges from 70 to 90% in most cases.

The risks of spinal surgery are minimal. However, the possibilities do exist and could include:

  • Infection
  • Neurological deficit
  • Reactions to drugs or anesthesia
  • Blood clots in the lungs or legs
  • Nerve damage
  • Heart attack
  • The incidence of risk depends on the patient’s condition and the type of surgery performed.

Most back pain improves spontaneously within 3 months.

Back pain is one of the most common reasons he sees a doctor. Common treatments include anti-inflammatory drugs, heat or ice, and physical therapy.

Depending on the diagnosis, it may be time to seek surgery when non-surgical treatments are unsuccessful.

In India the average cost of the spine surgery starts from 1.5 lakh to 8.5 lakhs rupees depending on the spine problem

You will be encouraged to walk and exercise the day after surgery, and you can be discharged from the hospital 1 to 4 days later. It takes about 4-6 weeks to reach expected levels of mobility and function (this depends on your pre-operative condition and the severity of your symptoms).

Following are some tips to strengthen spinal suuport:

  • Let your spine really rest while sleeping. For back sleepers, try placing a pillow beneath the knees to reduce stress on the lower back. For side sleepers, try placing a pillow between the knees to keep the hips balanced.Some people may also benefit from a neck pillow that supports the cervical spine. Experiment with a few different types of pillows to see what you find most comfortable.
  • Exercise your core to strengthen abs and back muscles.
  • Your shoes need to support your spine.
  • Go for a massage! 

“Dr. Mehta’s Multispecialty Hospital”

Chetpet, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

“Dr. Rela Institute & Medical Centre”

Chromepet, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

Dr. Parthasarathy Srinivasan was one of eight candidates selected from many aspirants from all the member countries of the Asia-Pacific Orthopaedic Association (APOA) for the prestigious APOA Depuy Spine travelling fellowship – Oct 2009.

Dr. Parthasarathy Srinivasan

Dr. Parthasarathy Srinivasan

D.Ortho, DNB Ortho, FNB (Spine Surgery), MNAMS.