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Minimally Invasive Lumbar Spine Surgery

Minimally Invasive Lumbar Spine Surgery

Minimally invasive lumbar surgery, like any surgery, should not be considered lightly. Although the term “minimally invasive” refers to a procedure performed with an extremely small incision that avoids any muscle damage, you should still try conventional, non-invasive pain relief alternatives before moving forward with surgery. A daily schedule of mild exercise, light stretching, rest and over-the-counter or prescription pain medications may prove beneficial.

If, however, these treatments are not effective and your lumbar spine pain is severe, you may want to consider a minimally invasive surgery. These types of procedures require only a small incision through which a tiny tube can be inserted. The tube moves aside muscle and tissue so that a series of instruments can be used to ease nerve root compression in the lumbar region. This is accomplished with procedures such as foraminotomy, laminotomy, discectomy, and facet thermal ablation.

These procedures can be used to treat a variety of conditions, including:

If your physician has recommended that you consider spinal surgery, Laser Spine Institute would like to talk to you about our options for minimally invasive lumbar spine surgery. Our team of experts is at the forefront of minimally invasive surgery. Contact us today for a review of your MRI or CT scan.

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