You may have heard a lot about minimally invasive surgical techniques. However, did you know minimally invasive techniques were adopted gradually in spine surgery compared to other surgical disciplines? This is because of the difficulty in visualising and accessing critical spine structures through a small hole. However, in today’s world, minimally invasive techniques are widelyRead More
Minimally Invasive Spinal Surgery in Colorado
Should You Get Minimally Invasive Spinal Surgery to Treat A Herniated Disc?
A herniated disc occurs when a cartilage disc between vertebrae deteriorates. Discs normally provide cushioning for the rest of the spine and may form bulges that compress nearby nerves. In many cases, the damaged disc may cause significant pain and neurological symptoms. While traditional surgical techniques effectively resolve cases that don’t respond to conservative treatment,Read More
Why Would A Neurosurgeon Recommend A Microdiscectomy?
The spinal cord is the backbone of our day-to-day lives, both figuratively and literally. Unfortunately, it’s susceptible to wear and tear, which leads to pain, injury, and potential disability. You should never ignore spinal problems as they may have severe consequences if left unaddressed. Back injuries and conditions can sometimes be addressed with conservative treatments.Read More