The Spine Institute at Bumrungrad is one of Thailand’s best known medical centers of excellence. Its leaders help train specialists from around the world in the latest surgical and non-surgical treatments for back and neck pain. The Institute’s conservative approach uses pain intervention and physical therapy when possible, less-invasive endoscopic surgery when necessary. Thousands of patients experience less pain and faster recovery as a result.
About the Institute
The Bumrungrad Spine Institute in Bangkok, Thailand provides advanced, comprehensive medical treatment in Thailand for patients with back and neck problems. We use the latest in surgical and non-surgical procedures to address these problems. Even more importantly, each case is thoroughly reviewed to determine the best course of action to fix symptoms at their root cause - even if the best way is through non-surgical means and rehabilitative strategies.
Bumrungrad and St. Anna Hospital of Germany organized the 5th round of workshops on full endoscopic lumbar and cervical spine surgery. ...Read more
Where does it hurt?
Many people suffer from back and neck pain. What can you do to prevent it? Should you see a doctor or wait? Our interactive symptom finder explains different types of pain and helps you decide what to do. Check your symptoms
Conditions and treatment
Read about the major spine conditions people suffer from here. Find out how top spine specialists treat these conditions using approaches ranging from pain intervention and physical therapy, to surgical techniques that minimize trauma and speed recovery. Treatments we offer at the Institute
What our patients say
Hear the stories of patients who were treated at the Institute.
Meet our specialists
The Institute offers a team of orthopaedic and neurosurgeons; pain specialists; physical therapists and nurses with experience helping back and neck pain patients.
Research and White papers
- Full Endoscopic Lumbar Discectomy via Interlaminar Approach: 2-year Results in Ramathibodi Hospital. Chumnanvej S, Kesornsak W, Sarnvivad P, Paiboonsirijit S, Kuansongthum V.(2012, February).
- Result of Full Endoscopic Uniportal Lumbar Discectomy: Preliminary Report. Kuansongtum V , Paiboonsirijit S, Kesornsak W, Chaiyosboorana V, Rukskul P, Chumnanvej S, Ruetten S. (2009, June).
- Factors Predicting Failure of Conservative Treatment in Lumbar-Disc Herniation. Sutheerayongprasert C., Paiboonsirijit S., Kuansongtham V., Anuraklekha S., Hiranyasthiti N., Neti S. (2012).
- Comparison between minimally invasive and open transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion. Saetia K., Phankhongsab A., Kuansongthum V., Paiboonsirijit S (2013, January).