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Your doctor will work with you to discover the best treatment options for your unique situation. A Microdiscectomy may be needed if you are looking to relieve pressure on the spinal cord or nerve roots, with a minimally invasive procedure. Micro-surgical techniques will be used through a small incision that encourages a faster healing process. Conditions that benefit from Microdiscectomy include:
If you think you are a candidate for microdiscectomy at Texas Surgical Hospital and are ready to get started on your path to pain-free living, please complete our treatment assessment below.
Surgical treatment is typically recommended for patients with worsening pain, weakness, tingling, or numbness. If all other non-surgical options have been tried without signs of success, a microdiscectomy may be the best alternative.
Microdiscectomy commonly has a short downtime for recovery, and many patients feel relief immediately. The procedure involves a small incision with the assist of a microscopic imaging tool to view inside the back. Benefits of microdiscectomy include:
If you have a confirmed spine condition, have not seen success or results with non-surgical treatments, you could be a candidate for microdiscectomy. To find out if you are a candidate for a microdiscectomy, contact our Patient Advocates now or schedule a callback at a time that is convenient for you.