One inch incision for Stenosis, Degenerative Disc Disease, Sciatica, etc.
Spine surgery done through an inch or smaller incision is called minimally invasive surgery. This may be done by a neurosurgeon who specializes in minimally invasive surgery. The procedure involves placing sequentially larger tubes in the back to dilate and separate the skin, muscle and soft tissues to get access to the spine. Click to Read More on treatment options. Good Luck!