Offering a complete range of orthopaedic services in Trinidad

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We Treat our Patients like Family

At Orthopaedic & Spine Institute, our services include consultants, second opinions, and surgical services for all conditions relating to bones, bony injuries and spinal issues. We believe that patients are the most important part of any health care team. Your opinion concerns us and we are always glad to incorporate your suggestions in our treatment. We also encourage our clients to learn more about their orthopaedic and spinal problems so that they can take more control of their lives.

Our Features

  • Maximum Care

    At Orthopaedic & Spine Institute, we believe that our patients are our family and deserve to be treated with maximum care and comfort. Our highly experienced physician, Dr. Rupert Indar Jr. provides proactive, patient-focused orthopaedic treatment that is easily the best in all of Trinidad.

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  • Great Facilities

    We take immense pride in enhancing our years of experience with the most technologically advanced equipment and facilities in the orthopaedic field. This gives you a great opportunity to receive spinal care from an experienced orthopaedic and spinal surgeon in the best possible setup in Trinidad.

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  • Effective Techniques

    When you come to Orthopaedic & Spine Institute, you can be sure that you are in good hands. Our doctor will make use of the most suitable techniques for your injury, ensuring maximum safety and effectiveness. We treat each patient as an individual with unique orthopaedic needs.

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While on vacation in Trinidad & Tobago I was involved in a serious motor vehicle accident that resulted in a fractured spine and nose. After sitting untreated in a different (unnamed) medical institution for 9 days I was transferred to Southern Medical Clinic. The difference in treatment literally brought tears to my eyes. At Southern Medical Clinic; the receptionist are educated and supportive, The porters knew proper techniques when transferring me, the nursing staff are properly trained and professional, the management and doctors always sought feedback, the hospital is clean and comparable to that of a Canadian Institution.

The Doctors are truly amazing and worked so well as a team. They used a multifaceted approach when dealing with my injuries and were effective in their treatment methods. I cannot praise Dr. Indar Jr. enough, he and his team literally saved my life. When I woke up after my spine surgery and he rubbed something on the bottom of my feet I bawled tears of joy; I could feel everything! The days following surgery were difficult and painful, but the staff supported me emotionally and physically to gain my independence back, which resulted in a smooth recovery. The physiotherapist was such an amazing positive soul and he taught me so much and helped me to gain my strength back. My scarring is minimal and my nose looks the same as before the accident.

It really is difficult to put into words how grateful I am to have chosen this institution and this amazing team. Thank you Southern Medical Clinic, you taught me the immeasurable value of medical professionals, nurses and doctors. Dr. Indar Jr., your staff truly embody respect and love. The deepest part of my soul thanks you, I appreciate you all more than I will ever be able to articulate.


“I came into the Orthopaedic and Spine Institute in July 2016 after suffering with immense pain caused by a herniated disc. Every doctor I’ve been to over the years recommended surgery as the only solution to my problem but I was never comfortable with the idea, however with Dr. Indar he took time to explain what exactly my problems were and why the surgery was necessary, this, along with the professionalism of the administrative staff and the excellent facilities made me feel alot more comfortable with having the microdiscectomy done by this Institute. It has been three months and every medical professional that has seen my back since has commented on how good of a job Dr. Indar did. The recovery process has been seamless thus far and I am extremely satisfied with the service I received.”

J. Bobb

Patient’s Scar

Minimal scarring at 2 months post procedure

“I was experiencing severe pains along my left hamstring and lower back for almost a week and was advised to visit Dr. Indar at Southern Medical Clinic. An MRI was subsequently done which revealed a severe slipped disc in my lower spinal column causing said pain. A surgery was suggested as the recommended solution.Having been informed of the need to do the procedure I was both sceptical and worried of the outcome, but Dr.Indar quickly assured me of the minimal risk involved as well as his experience and results with the procedure.
Notwithstanding the first few days the recovery from the operation was relatively simple. The staff of Southern Medical Clinic were also excellent post procedure and I would recommend it if need be.”

D. Ramberan

Orthopaedic & Spine Institute is a leading Specialty Clinic In Trindad

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Orthopaedic & Spine Institute Ltd.
c/o Southern Medical Clinic
26-34 Quenca Street
San Fernando, Trinidad



(868) 653 8808

Office Days:

Mondays: San Fernando Office

Tuesdays: San Fernando Office

Wednesdays: Port of Spain Office

Thursdays: San Fernando Office

Saturdays: San Fernando Office

Call (868) 653-8808 to schedule appointments for both offices or to get further information

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