Preparation Spine Surgery

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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

Patient Preparation

How to Prepare for Spine Surgery This is not a passive event. Unless it is just around the corner, to just wait for your surgery to take place is a mistake. A fit and more [...]

Patient Preparation

Bone Graft Choices for Cervical Spine Fusion

Using Autograft v. Allograft for Fusion There are different risks and advantages for using either your own bone (autograft) or cadaver bone (allograft) for a spinal fusion. The things to consider are fusion rate and [...]

Bone Graft Choices for Cervical Spine Fusion