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Endoscopic Microdiscectomy

Over the past few years, I have teamed with a local spine surgeon, Dr. Quartararo to perform endoscopic spine surgery. The procedures are performed by making a small incision in the back. The results of endoscopic surgery of the spine are incredibly positive. Currently, there are two procedures we perform. In this post we will […]

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Degenerative Disc Disease

One of the most common diagnoses given for low back pain is degenerative disc disease. The term lumbar degenerative disc disease is actually a misnomer. The degeneration of the disc is not a disease process but rather a normal part of aging. While everyone’s discs do degenerate, not everyone experiences symptoms such as pain. Others […]

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