Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery in Glen Rock, NJ

Oasis Orthopedic and Spine offers Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery in Glen Rock, NJ

Minimally invasive spine surgery is an innovative surgical procedure that uses smaller incisions than a traditional open back surgery. At Oasis Orthopedic and Spine in Glen Rock, NJ, minimally invasive spine surgery is used to treat a wide variety of spine conditions such as:

Minimally invasive spine surgery at Oasis Orthopedic and Spine in Glen Rock, NJ involves a device called a tubular retractor. This is a tube-shaped tool used to tunnel to the problem area of the spine. Rather than cutting through, it gently pushes aside the muscle and soft tissue around the area. Through the tubular retractor, the surgeon then uses small tools, an operating microscope, and real-time x-rays to repair the spine.

The surgeons and specialists at Oasis Orthopedic and Spine in Glen Rock, NJ 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

Many of the minimally invasive spine surgery treatments at Oasis Orthopedic and Spine in Glen Rock, NJ are outpatient procedures so you can go home within hours of surgery. If you think minimally invasive spine surgery could be the right treatment option for your pain, the experts at Oasis Orthopedic and Spine can help. Request an appointment below.