Lumbar Disc Microsurgery - Orthopedic Surgery, IL, Parkview Orthopaedic Group

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Lumbar Disc Microsurgery

This minimally invasive technique is used to remove the herniated portion of a vertebral disc. It is 95% to 98% effective in eliminating leg pain (sciatica) caused by nerve root compression. The procedure is performed through a small incision on the back.