Pre & Post Op

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Bone Morphogenic Protein (BMP-2) for Spinal Fusions

What is Bone Morphogenic Protein (BMP)? Bone Morphogenic Protein (BMP) is a naturally occurring protein found in human bone and is a strong stimulant to bone formation. This protein is normally sequestered in the bone [...]

Bone Morphogenic Protein (BMP-2) for Spinal Fusions

Bone Morphogenic Protein (BMP-2) for Spinal Fusions

Bone Morphogenic Protein (BMP) is a naturally occurring protein found in human bone and is a strong stimulant to bone formation. This protein is normally sequestered in the bone (isolated in pockets within the bone [...]

Bone Morphogenic Protein (BMP-2) for Spinal Fusions

Microdiscectomy and Lumbar Decompression Recovery

The first six weeks is the immediate recovery phase. Your incision heals within the first two weeks. You are also recovering from the affects of surgery. You will be fatigued. It is like the fatigue [...]

Microdiscectomy and Lumbar Decompression Recovery

Nerve and/or Spinal Cord Complications

Nerve Injuries in Surgery and Nerve and/or Spinal Cord Complications Nerves are sensitive structures. Nerves are not really like wires we think of in an electrical circuit. They are actually similar to individual ”hoses” made [...]

Nerve and/or Spinal Cord Complications

Overview of Spine Surgery Complications

What are the Complications of Spine Surgery? The good news is that spine surgery has become much safer in the last decade due to a multitude of systems and technological surgical advances. In regard to [...]

Overview of Spine Surgery Complications

Artificial Disc Replacement (ADR) in Neck

Having an artificial disc implanted in the neck is stable from the closure of the incision. Obviously, healing of the incision takes place in about two weeks and care needs to be given to the [...]

Artificial Disc Replacement (ADR) in Neck