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Common Minimally Invasive Lumbar Herniated Disc Procedures

What are Common Minimally Invasive Lumbar Disc Herniation Procedures? A disc compression and fracture located between the two vertebrae is the leading cause of a herniated disc. In fact, the inner gel from the disk escapes into the spinal canal when this occurs. Therefore, impacting the nerve. One of the most usual sites for the herniated disc is [...]

Radiofrequency Ablation Demystified: A Cure for Arthritis of the Spine?

Radiofrequency ablation (RFA) is a medical procedure where an anatomical structure such as a tumor, a portion of the electrical conduction system of the heart, or a pain-generating structure is ablated or cauterized using the heat generated from a high frequency alternating current. One important advantage of RF current is that it does not directly [...]