Spinal Disc Replacement: it involves replacing inter vertebral disc 9 lumbar or cervical) with a prosthesis. Disc replacement is done to reduce the pain and other neurological symptoms associated with nerve compression.
Spine Fusion and Fixation Surgery; is a permanently connect two or more vertebra in your spine eliminating motion between them. Bone graft stimulates the growth of new bone. Metal plates, screws, and rods are used to ensure correct positioning between vertebra which helps in fusion and increase the rate regeneration of spine.
Patient with following problems recommend spinal fusion.
Ballon Kyphoplasty; it’s the treatment for painful vertebral compression fractures of spine as a result of osteoporosis, cancer or bening lesions. Orthopedic ballon is used to elevate fractured vertebra in an attempt to return on correct position. Bone cement is placed to stabilize the fracture
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