Imagine fixing your neck or back pain without screws, rods and months of healing time. Endoscopic surgery makes that possible. This state-of-the-art treatment is the gold standard for relieving many types of spine pain.
In our surgeons’ skilled hands, it offers you a permanent solution to debilitating pain and restore your range of motion.
Until a few years ago, the only option to treat common back and neck pain was open back surgery. This involved 5- to 6-inch long incisions and cutting through muscle. The surgeon had to tear through a lot of tissue to reach the part of the spine that needed treatment.
Endoscopic surgery is a game-changer. It uses tiny, camera-assisted instruments fed through narrow tubes. The incision is usually less than one inch long and dilators to spread apart surrounding muscles – no cutting required. It’s what makes minimally invasive spine procedures possible. The results are quicker recovery and less pain. In most cases, the procedure takes less than an hour and patients can walk out the same day.
This revolutionary treatment preserves your range of motion because the spine is not fused together with hardware. It has greatly improved success rates for procedures like: