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Common Minimally Invasive Lumbar Herniated Disc Procedures

What are Common Minimally Invasive Lumbar Disc Herniation Procedures? The compression and fracture of a disc located between the two vertebrae is a major cause of a herniated disc. The internal gel from the disc escapes into the spinal canal. Therefore, impacting the nerve. One of the most common sites for the herniated disk is in [...]

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 [...]