Back Surgery

Back pain will affect 4 out of 5 Americans at some point in their life. Most of this will pass, but a significant proportion of the Nation will be left with chronic incurable pain that is unresolveable. Some estimates suggest that between one third and...

There are several options when it comes to surgical procedures meant to relieve back pain including spinal fusion surgery. Types of spinal fusion surgeries include ALIF, TLIF, PLIX, and XLIF.  What is fusion surgery? During a spinal fusion, two or more vertebrae are joined (or fused) together....