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Institut Chiari & Siringomielia & Escoliosis of Barcelona

Success rates

The results collected from our patients who underwent surgery for various spinal pathologies are among the best as compared to the current bibliography for these cases. Likewise referring to statistics from the lumbar spine pathology in the workplace, our results are among the best.

All this can be found published in prestigious publications of medical specialities, Neurology and Neurosurgery, in different languages: Spanish, English and French.

Please consult the Patient Satisfaction Rate for more than 2000 patients that have undergone surgery by the means of our health method Filum System® that includes twelve protocols, of which the fourth is our exclusive surgical Sectioning of the Filum Terminale technique, in the pathologies Arnold Chiari I Syndrome, Syringomyelia, Scoliosis, Basilar Impression, Platybasia, Retroflexed Odontoid, Kinking of the Brainstem and others.

Symptoms and signs that mainly affect our patients with Arnold Chiari I, idiopathic Syringomyelia and idiopathic Scoliosis, can be seen in figures I and II, which reflect the clinical picture of a sample of 400 patients.

Figure I: Most frequent symptoms in patients with the Filum Disease.
Figure II: Most frequent clinical signs in patients with the Filum Disease.

After the surgery, during post-operative follow-up, we can observe improvement of symptoms and signs in the vast majority of patients on whom the method has been applied, as seen in figure III and IV, in a sample of 240 follow-ups one year after the surgery.

Figure III: Improvement of symptoms in the Filum Disease after the application of the Filum System®
Figure IV: Improvement of clinical signs in the Filum Disease after the application of the Filum System®

Thanks to the excellent clinical results achieved by us, many patients have come to our Institut, from 88 different countries.

This success makes us proud and encourages us to constantly improve our services, so that any patient traveling to be with our specialists, feels comfortable and satisfied during his or her stay in Barcelona and later in the remote monitoring offered by us, maintaining the therapeutic relations even after surgery at international level.