Patient video text:
A neonate successfully treated of Spina Bifida (Open Spinal Defect) at RN Tagore Hospital, Kolkata
Patient Story Tagline:
When Kishore and Rama Roy brought in their baby, they were worried if their baby would ever be okay. Their child was born with Spina Bifida or Open Spinal Defect. The doctors in the baby’s hometown referred the parents to RN Tagore Hospital and Dr. Kaushik Sil took it upon himself treat this little ray of hope. He was admitted to the Paediatric Neonatal ICU and after a few tests, it was decided that surgery would have to be performed. The baby had a miraculous recovery and was discharged soon after. The baby’s consultant doctor Dr. Kaushik Sil, Consultant Paediatric Neurosurgeon at Rabindranath Tagore International Institute of Cardiac Sciences, Kolkata explains further about this case.