Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery in Brooklyn, NY

Oasis Orthopedic and Spine offers Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery in Brooklyn, NY

Minimally invasive spine surgery (MISS) is an advanced surgical procedure preferred by patients and surgeons alike. Minimally invasive spine surgery at Oasis Orthopedic and Spine in Brooklyn, NY involves a device called a tubular retractor. This hollow tool is used to tunnel to the problem area of the spine using incisions that are much smaller and less damaging than traditional back surgery. The tubular retractor gently pushes aside the muscle and soft tissue around the area, rather than cutting through. Through the hollow center of the tubular retractor, the surgeon uses small tools, an operating microscope, and real-time x-rays to repair the spine.

At Oasis Orthopedic and Spine in Brooklyn, NY, MISS is used to treat a wide variety of spine conditions such as:

The surgeons at Oasis Orthopedic and Spine in Brooklyn, NY prefer minimally invasive spine surgery because it offers:

  • Smaller incisions
  • Less blood loss
  • Reduced risk of muscle damage
  • Reduced risk of infection and
  • Reduced risk of postoperative pain
  • Faster recovery from surgery
  • Less rehabilitation required

Minimally invasive spine surgery treatments at Oasis Orthopedic and Spine in Brooklyn, NY are outpatient procedures, many patients can go home within hours of surgery. If you think minimally invasive spine surgery could be the right path for healing your back or joint pain, the experts at Oasis Orthopedic and Spine can help. Request an appointment below.