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Over time, the discs between our vertebrae wear down, and this can lead to bone spurs or other conditions that create pain and injury. Artificial disc replacement is greatly beneficial to those experiencing pain from nerve root compression on the spine. This procedure helps to remove the disc and other materials placing pressure on the nerves. Many causes lead to the need for an artificial disc replacement, including:
If you think you are a candidate for minimally invasive artificial disc replacement at Texas Surgical Hospital and are ready to get started on your path to pain-free living, please complete our treatment assessment below.
If you find your symptoms have not responded significantly to non-surgical treatment options, your physician may determine that an Artificial disc replacement may help your condition. To determine if you’re a candidate for artificial disc replacement, your doctor may order an MRI, CT scans, or X-rays to determine the exact location of the problematic disc. You may be a good candidate if you have the following characteristics:
If you have a confirmed spine condition, have not seen success or results with non-surgical treatments, you could be a candidate for artificial disc replacement. To find out if you are a candidate for an artificial disc replacement contact our Patient Advocates now or request an appointment.