Dr. Harvinder Singh Chhabra
MBBS, MS (Ortho), Hospital Management
President, ISCoS (The International Spinal Cord Society)
Chief of Spine Service & Medical Director (ISIC)


Dr. H.S. Chhabra is a renowned orthopaedic spine surgeon. He completed his Masters in Orthopaedic Surgery in 1991 and did Spine fellowships from Germany, Netherlands and Seoul, South Korea.  He pioneered the Laser and Endoscopic disc surgery in India and has presented papers on same in various National and International conferences.

He has organised many conferences on Laser and Spine surgery, latest being ENDOSPINE-2007, an International conference on Percutaneous and Endoscopic Spine Surgery. held in New Delhi on 26th and 27th of May 2007. Dr. H.S.  Chhabra is currently the Chief of Spine Services & Medical Director of Indian Spinal Injuries Centre New Delhi. He also heads the department of Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery.

Dr. Chhabra deals with all types of Spine patients ranging from Trauma to Tumour, Spinal deformities, backaches, Cervical and Lumbar disc Herniations, cervical myelopathy, Spondylolysthesis etc. He has evolved a unique technique for minimally invasive spinal fusion. He is opinion leader in development of spinal endoscopes and other spinal implants and instruments, manufactured by famous international companies,like karlstorz(Germany). Besides spine he also performs complicated trauma surgery,like pelviacetabular & intraarticular comminuted fractures and joint replacement surgeries.

Dr. H.S.  Chhabra is successfully performing all the modern spine surgeries at Indian Spinal Injuries Centre, New Delhi with his team of spine surgeons, trained at renowned spine centres abroad. Besides Minimally   invasive endoscopic spine surgery, He regularly performs surgeries like Vertebroplasty, Kyphoplasty, Cervical and Lumbar disc replacements, Instrumented spinal fusions (PLIF, TLIF, ALIF), tumor surgeries with expandable cages and vertebral reconstructions, Anterior cervical discectomy and fusion with cages/plates, Scoliosis and kyphosis corrections surgery (Anterior/Posterior/Endoscopic).

We have performed more than 3000 Spine Surgeries in Indian Spinal Injuries Centre with its complete spectrum ranging from Spinal Trauma to deformities and degenerative back to Spinal Tumors. On an average I do about 60-75 Spine Surgeries a month with excellent results. We have specialised & state of art spine centre, at Indian Spinal Injuries Centre New Delhi.

He specialises in percutaneous transforaminal endoscopic disc surgeries under local anesthesia, where patient can resume his normal activities from next day.  This surgery is going to be the future of all spine surgeries.