It is a surgery to remove a herniated or degenerative disc in the lower spine. The incision is made posterior, through the back muscles, to remove the disc pressing on the nerve. Discectomy may be recommended if physical therapy or medication fail to relieve leg or back pain or if you have signs of nerve damage, such as weakness or loss of feeling in your legs.Book An Appointment
We offer comprehensive diagnosis and therapeutic management of all diseases and disorders affecting the spine, spinal cord, and nerve roots. State-of-the-art diagnostic and surgical tools help eliminate pain, restore functional capacity and improve quality of life. We provide personalized care plans from initial diagnosis through surgery and recovery.
Spinal fixation devices provide stability and restore anatomic alignment in the treatment of fractures, degenerative disease, infection, and tumors and correct congenital deformities such as those seen in scoliosis. The devices provide immediate stability but are not strong enough to withstand prolonged stress and eventually fail, in most cases, if bone fusion does not occur.Book An Appointment