XLIF: Lateral Lumbar Interbody Fusion

Unlike traditional back surgery, Lateral Lumbar Interbody Fusion (XLIF) is performed through the patient’s side. By entering this way, major muscles of the back are avoided. This minimally-invasive procedure is generally used to treat leg or back pain caused by...
PLIF: Posterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion

PLIF: Posterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion

A posterior lumbar interbody fusion (PLIF) is a type of spine surgery that involves approaching the spine from the back, or posterior, of the body to place bone graft between two vertebrae. The procedure may be performed using minimally invasive surgical techniques....
YESS Selective Endoscopic Discectomy™

YESS Selective Endoscopic Discectomy™

This minimally-invasive procedure is performed through a small tubular device. It is designed to relieve pain caused by herniated discs pressing on nerve roots. What is the YESS Selective Endoscopic Discectomy Procedure? 1. Guide Wire Inserted After the disc...

Micro Endoscopic Discectomy

This minimally-invasive procedure is performed through a tubular device. It is designed to relieve pain caused by herniated discs pressing on nerve roots. This surgery is usually performed on an outpatient basis, which allows the patient to leave the hospital the same...
Lumbar Microdiscectomy

Lumbar Microdiscectomy

Pain in the lower back (lumbar spine) and legs, among other symptoms, may occur when an intervertebral disc herniates – when the annulus fibrosus (tough, outer ring) of the disc tears and the nucleus pulposus (soft, jelly-like center) squeezes out, and places...

TLIF: Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion

A transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion (TLIF) is a type of spine surgery that involves approaching the spine from the back, or posterior, of the body to place bone graft between two vertebrae. The procedure may be performed using minimally invasive surgical...
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