Dr BSV Raju


Well Come To Dr BSV Raju

Dr B.S.V. Raju is one of few spine surgeons in the state with both orthopaedic and neurosurgical training with about two decades of experience in spine surgery. He is the only spine surgeon with over two years of clinical spine fellowship in USA in our state. He has the privilege of working under Prof Setty Rangachary, one of the world renowned neurosurgeons in the world. His training in Stanford University under Prof Daniel Kim has given him great exposure to minimally invasive surgeries, endoscopic spine surgery, thoracoscopic surgery and peripheral nerve surgery apart from biomechanical studies on spine and animal studies on spinal conditions.

Professional Qualifications

1982-1987 - MBBS Rangaraya Medical College, Kakinada

1989-1992 - MS (Orthopaedics), Visakhapatnam

1992-1993 - DNB (Orthopaedics)

1993-1995 - MCh (Neurosurgery), NIMS, Hyderabad

2001-2002 - Spine Fellowship, Wayne State University, Detroit, USA

2002-2003 - Spine & Peripheral Nerve Fellowship, Stanford University, USA


Minimally invasive Spine Surgery - Percutaneous Laser Discectomy, Endoscopic Discectomy/Spinal fixation, Percutaneous, Vertebroplasty, Kyphoplasty.
Total disc replacement dynamic spinal stabilization.
Complex spine fixation

Professional Experience

Assistant Professor, Neurosurgery, NIMS, 1996-2001 Consultant Neurosurgeon and Spine Surgeon, Yasodha Hospital, Somajiguda, 2003-2007 Consultant Neurosurgeon and Spine Surgeon, Prime Hospital, from 2007 till date Director, Prime Hospitals, Ameerpet & Kukatpally, Hyderabad from 2007 till date


Published over 50 papers in National and International Journals and as chapters in text books.

Published in world renowed journals – Spine, The Spine Journal, Neurosurgery, Journal of Neurosurgery


Presented over 100 papers in National and International Conferences including World Spine American Associations of Neurological Surgeons, and Congress of Neurological Surgeons.


Performed the first percutaneous laser discectomy in the state of Andhra Pradesh. Presently has the largest experience of this technique in the country. ASSOCIATION OF SPINE SURGEON`S OF INDIA traveling spine fellowship for the year 2001 Member of prestigious North American Spine Society Selected in “Who is Who in USA” in the year 2003 Performed over 6000 spine surgeries including minimally invasive spine surgery, spinal fixations, disc replacements, dynamic spinal stabilizations. Acharya Sushrut, Sadbhavana Puraskar Award in 2010 by Indian Cultural Department of Society, Hyderabad Seva ratna awards by Mother Theresa foundation, Hyderabad for the year 2012