SURGICAL TECHNIQUE VIDEO
This video highlights the basic steps:
Surgeon targets the disc.
Muscles are dilated instead of being cut.
The endoscope is inserted through a less than 1 cm incision
The surgery is performed on a video screen
Through the endoscope, the surgeon can pass instruments to remove disc herniations or bone spurs.
Patients go home shortly after the operation.
Patients receive a print out of their surgical images.