4 Common Misconceptions About Spine Surgery

spine surgery misconceptions

Is the thought of having spine surgery frightening?  There’s a lot of misinformation about spine surgeons and spine surgery. You may have heard things that are completely false: Spine surgery has a high risk of complications. It takes a long time to recover. One surgery leads to another. Spine surgeons always think you need surgery. […]

Understanding Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery

Understanding Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery

What is Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery? Thanks to advances in technology, you don’t need open back surgery to get relief from back pain. Minimally invasive spine surgery (MISS) can treat most spine problems. Traditional open back surgery requires the doctor to make a large incision down the back. The surgeon has to cut into muscle […]