Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery in Union, NJ

Oasis Orthopedic and Spine offers Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery in Union, NJ

Minimally invasive spine surgery is an advanced surgical technique that uses smaller incisions than traditional open back surgery. Minimally invasive spine surgery at Oasis Orthopedic and Spine in Union, NJ involves a device called a tubular retractor. This is a tube-shaped tool with a hollow center used to tunnel to the problem area of the spine. It gently pushes aside the muscle and soft tissue around the area, rather than cutting through. Using the hollow center of the tubular retractor, the surgeon uses a range of other small tools, an operating microscope, and real-time x-rays to repair the spine.

At Oasis Orthopedic and Spine in Union, NJ, minimally invasive spine surgery is used to treat a wide variety of spine conditions such as:

At Oasis Orthopedic and Spine in Union, NJ, our surgeons and specialists 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

The minimally invasive spine surgery treatments at Oasis Orthopedic and Spine in Union, NJ are outpatient procedures with many patients able to go home within hours of surgery. If you think minimally invasive spine surgery could be the right treatment option for your back or joint pain, the experts at Oasis Orthopedic and Spine can help. Request an appointment below.