Decompression or Nucleoplasty

Procedure Details:

1. What type of pain can be treated?
    => Low back and leg pain due to contained disc herniations.

2. How does the procedure work?
    => The DEKOMPRESSOR discectomy probe removes disc tissue which may relieve painful pressure on the surrounding nerves.

3. Will the procedure hurt?
    => There should be no pain generated by the DEKOMPRESSOR discectomy probe. This advancement in technology requires only a tiny puncture in the skin; similar   to a simple injection.

4. How long does the procedure take?
    => The total procedure time is generally 15 minutes to 1 hour.

5. What physician training is required to perform this procedure?
   => Board certification in a specialty such as interventional pain management,   orthopedic surgery, neurosurgery, radiology, or physiatry is typical. Physicians should be experienced with discography.

6. Can my pain be cured?
 => In some cases, pain may be eliminated. In most cases, percutaneous discectomy followed by appropriate follow up care will reduce pain to a tolerable level.

More information please contact for expert Doctor's advice or Visit Here 


Post a Comment