A Variety of Spinal Conditions. An Innovative & Personal Approach
Expert Spine Care specializes in minimally invasive surgery for patients with spinal conditions, disorders and injuries that cause pain and disrupt everyday, normal activities. Minimally invasive treatments require dramatically smaller incisions, cause less pain, reduced blood loss, require shorter hospital stays and results in faster recovery. Less pain means less demand for narcotics, and reduced blood loss means fewer transfusions. And, unlike traditional open surgery, rehab is rarely needed after a minimally invasive procedure. All of these, in turn, often reduce the cost of care for patients.
In between each pair of vertebrae is a disc which acts like a soft cushion between the bones. The discs in the spine act as “shock absorbers” for the vertebrae and have also been thought of as “Jelly Doughnuts”. [...]