Dr. Satyen Mehta Spine Surgeon in Mumbai

Dr. Satyen Mehta
Spine Surgeon, Mumbai

MS (Ortho), MRCS

Brief introduction:

Dr Satyen Mehta is a Spine Surgeon practicing Spine Surgery exclusively. He has a special interest in minimally invasive spine surgery. He is a gold medalist in Orthopaedics. He has done multiple spine fellowships in various countries including Australia, South Korea and UK. He has been practicing in Mumbai since over 8 years.
He is attached to various hospitals in Mumbai including Hinduja hospital, Fortis hospital and Criticare hospital. He is also the head of Spine Unit at Surana Sethia Hospital.

His private clinic is Spine Specialist Clinic at Khar west.He has a spine fellowship programme running under him. Budding spine surgeons from all over India are trained under him.
Dr Satyen Mehta is a spinal surgeon practicing in Mumbai (Bombay), India. His work is solely concerned with treatment of disorders of the spine. These conditions include degenerative disorders of the back or neck (disc herniations, stenosis, spondylolisthesis, etc), tumours of the spinal column, infections involving the spine (Tuberculosis etc), osteoporosis of the spine, trauma to the spinal column and developmental problems including scoliosis. 

Dr Satyen Mehta is a gold medalist (first rank) in the M.S. Orthopaedics examination from The Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences (Bangalore). He has been awarded the degree of Member of Royal College of Surgeons (MRCS) from The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow, United Kingdom (UK). In his training years he has trained extensively in treating spinal conditions in various institutions in India, South Korea and Australia. Dr Mehta has done a fellowship in spinal deformity corrective surgery and pediatric spine surgery at Korea University Guro Hospital, Seoul, South Korea. His expertise and training in spinal surgery was recognized by internationally acclaimed Princess Alexandra Hospital, Brisbane, Australia, where he worked for over a year in the Spine department. He has also trained in minimally invasive spine techniques.

Dr Satyen Mehta is actively involved in academics and research. He has published many papers in international journals and made presentations in local and international conferences. He is actively involved in training of post graduate Orthopaedic students. He is a member of Bombay Orthopaedic Society, Association of Spinal Surgeons of India and Indian Orthopaedic Association. Dr Mehta continues to be involved in research activities to continually update his knowledge so that his patients may receive the latest and best treatment available. 

Dr Mehta offers a range of treatment options for spinal disorders including exercise programme, postural corrective methods, medications, nerve root and facet blocks, vertebroplasty and surgical procedures. He believes in selecting treatment strategy based on individual requirements of the patient. The treatment strategy may be non-operative or surgical based on what will give best and safest results. 

Dr Satyen Mehta is particularly interested in microscopic and minimally invasive surgical techniques for decompressions and fusions. These techniques (mini TLIF etc.) involve minimal surgical dissection leading to very little discomfort after surgery. Dr Mehta is very happy to provide patients with the benefits of these new techniques. 

Specialities

  • Spine Surgery

  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery

Expertise

  • Lumber Exercises
  • Lumbar Disk Herniation (Slipped disc)
  • Osteoporosis
  • Low Back pain
  • Neck and Upper Back exercises
  • Micro Lumbar Discectomy
  • Lumbar Canal Stenosis

Education

MS (Ortho), The Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore, India

MRCS, The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK

Practice Information

Spine Specialist Clinic, Mumbai

Spine Specialist Clinic, Mumbai

3rd Floor, Landmark Pllatinum Building, Opp Khar Masjid, S.V. Road, Khar (West), Mumbai, Maharashtra - 400052

MON, TUE, WED, THU, FRI

06:00 PM - 08:30 PM

Lilavati Hospital & Research Center, Mumbai

Lilavati Hospital & Research Center, Mumbai

Bandra Reclamation, A-791, Bandra (W), Mumbai, Maharashtra - 400050

WED, SAT

04:00 PM - 06:00 PM

Surana Sethia Hospital & Research Centre, Mumbai

Surana Sethia Hospital & Research Centre, Mumbai

Sumannagar, Sion Trombay Road, Chembur, Mumbai, Maharashtra - 400071

MON, FRI

03:00 PM - 05:00 PM

WED

02:00 PM - 03:00 PM

Om Clinic, Mumbai

Om Clinic, Mumbai

Umiya Bhavan, Opp. Wardhaman Nagar & Babubhai Jagjivandas, Mulund (W), Mumbai, Maharashtra - 400080

TUE, THU

03:00 PM - 05:00 PM

SAT

02:00 PM - 03:00 PM

Fortis Hospitals, Mulund

Fortis Hospitals, Mulund

Mulund Goregaon Link Road, Mumbai, Maharashtra - 400078

TUE, THU

02:00 PM - 03:00 PM

Patient Experience

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Achievements & Contributions

  • Gold medalist (First Rank) in the M.S (Orthopaedics)
  • Pedicle screw-only constructs with lumbar or pelvic fixation for spinal stabilization in patients with Duchenne muscular dystrophy. In the Journal of Spinal Disorders and Techniques. 2009 Aug;22(6):428-33.
  • Surgical treatment of lumbar tuberculous spondylodiscitis by transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion (TLIF) and posterior instrumentation. In the Journal of Spinal Disorders and Techniques. 2009 Jun;22(4):257-62.
  • Surgical correction and fusion using posterior-only pedicle screw construct for neuropathic scoliosis in patients with cerebral palsy: a three-year follow-up study. In Spine (Journal). 2009 May 15;34(11):1167-75.
  • Observer reliability between juvenile and adolescent idiopathic scoliosis in measurement of stable Cobb's angle. In European Spine Journal. 2009 Jan;18(1):52-8.
  • Cobb Angle Measurement of Scoliosis using Computer Measurement of Digitally Acquired Radiographs- Intraobserver and Interobserver Variability. In Asian Spine Journal Vol. 2, No. 2, pp 90~93, 2008.
  • Muscle Imbalance in Volleyball Players Initiates Scoliosis in Immature Spines: A Screening Analysis In Asian Spine Journal 2008;2(1): 38~43.
  • Trans-sternal Approach to the CervicoThoracic Junction: Our experience of 8 cases with minimum 24 month follow-up In COLUMNA Journal 2008;7(1):65-70.
  • Treatment of congenital club foot with Ponseti method” In The Indian Journal of Orthopaedics 2005;39(4):244-7.
  • CT artifact suggesting cervical facet subluxation” Mehta S, Goss B, Gibson A, Athanasiov A, Williams R. CT artifact suggesting cervical facet subluxation. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2011 Feb 1 (E pub).
  • Interobserver and intraobserver reliability of Cobb angle measurement” Mehta SS, Modi HN, Srinivasalu S, Chen T, Suh SW, Yang JH, Song HR. Interobserver and intraobserver reliability of Cobb angle measurement: endplate versus pedicle as bony landmarks for measurement: a statistical analysis. J Pediatr Orthop. 2009 Oct-Nov;29(7):749-54.
  • Dhoke P, Goss B, Mehta S, Stanojevic S, Williams R.In the era of recombinant BMP does additional anterior stabilization add value to a posterolateral fusion? Evid Based Spine Care J. 2012 Nov;3(4):21-5. doi: 10.1055/s-0032-1328139.
  • Mehta S, Goss B, Gibson A, Athanasiov A, Williams R. CT artifact suggesting cervical facet subluxation. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2011 Feb 1 (E pub).
  • “Spinal fusion in rat model using a control release granule containing BMP-7”, presented at the annual scientific meeting of the spine society of Australia, April 2009.
  • “Outcomes of degenerative lumbar spondylolisthesis treated with posterolateral fusion with BMP-7, does additional TLIF add benefit?” presented at the annual scientific meeting of the spine society of Australia, April 2009.
  • “Sustained delivery of pro-inflammatory growth factors via a mini-osmotic pump to an experimental spinal cord injury in rats” presented as a co-author at the annual scientific meeting of the spine society of Australia, April 2009.
  • “Significance of the inverted radial reflex in asymptomatic subjects” presented as poster at the annual scientific meeting of the spine society of Australia, April 2009. Awarded as the best poster of the scientific meet.
  • “Adult Scoliosis, treatment modalities”, given at the regional AOSpine meeting, Brisbane, Australia, April 2009.
  • “Classifications and treatment outcomes of lumbar disc herniation”, given at the AOSpine regional spinal meeting, Brisbane, Australia, January 2009.
  • “Cauda Equina Syndrome, treatment outcomes”, given at the regional AOSpine meeting, Brisbane, Australia, September 2008.
  • “T.L.I.F. for lumbar tuberculous spondylodiscitis”, presented in Gold medal section at Association of Spine Surgeons of India Conference (ASSICON), Coimbatore, India, January 2008.”
  • “Transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion for lumbar tuberculous spondylodiscitis”, presented at Western India Regional Orthopaedic Conference (WIROC), Mumbai, India, December 2007.
  • “Anterior decompression and reconstruction of cervico-thoracic junction spine using trans-Sternal Approach”, presented at Asia Pacific Cervical Spine Research Society (APCSRS) conference, Seoul, Korea, November 2007.
  • “Management of Humeral Shaft Fractures using Limited Contact-Dynamic Compression Plate”, presented at Karnataka Orthopaedic Association Conference, Mangalore (Karnataka, India), February 2003.
  • “Giant Cell Reparative Granuloma affecting Bones of Foot- 2 case reports”, presented poster in Annual conference of Indian Orthopaedic Association, Patna, India, November 2002.
  • Guest lecture: “Step by step approach to treating patients with post operative radicular pain” given at Instructional Course Series (ICS), Association of Spinal Surgeons of India, Mysore 2010.
  • Guest Lecture: “Anterior Lumbar Disc Arthroplasty – video presentation” given at Western India Regional Orthopaedic Conference, Mumbai 2010.
  • Guest Lecture: “Kyphosis - etiology and classification” given at Indian Orthopaedic Association, annual conference, Jaipur 2010.
  • Guest Lecture: “Management of Acute lumbar disc herniation” given at silver jubilee conference Association of Spine Surgeons of India, Mumbai 2011.
  • Session Moderator: “Non Operative Management of Lumbar disc herniations” silver jubilee conference Association of Spine Surgeons of India, Mumbai 2011.
  • “MDR TB Spine – Case Scenarios” Guest lecture given at Instructional Course Series (ICS), Association of Spinal Surgeons of India, Kodai 2013.
  • “Approach to patients with cervical spine injuries” Presented at Basic Spine course of Bombay Orthopaedic Society (BOS), Mumbai 2013.
  • “Patient selection for Vertebroplasty in Osteoporotic compression Fractures” Presented at Bombay Orthopaedic Society (BOS) meeting, Mumbai 2013.
  • “Basics of Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery” presented at CME on MIS for spine, Fortis hospital, Mumbai 2013.
  • “Basics of Lumbar disc herniations” Guest Lecture given at Western India Regional Orthopaedic Conference, Mumbai 2012.
  • “Approach to Management of Odontoid fracture” Guest Lecture given at Instructional Course Series, Association of Spine Surgeons of India, Srinagar 2012.
  • Member of Bombay Orthopaedic Society
  • Association of Spinal Surgeons of India and Indian Orthopaedic Association
  • Member of Minimally Invasive Spine Surgeons of India