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Minimally Invasive Microdiscectomy

Benefits of MIS Microdiscectomy
Because the procedure is minimally invasive, there are a number of advantages as opposed to traditional “Open” Microdiscectomy, with far less risks. The procedure only requires a set of small incisions be made as opposed to one larger incision. The most notable advantages are:
  • Smaller Incisions
  • Less chance of infection
  • Less blood loss during the procedure
  • Avoid Cutting or Disrupting muscle or organ tissue
  • Avoids major blood vessels or arteries
  • Faster Recovery, less downtime
  • Less Scarring