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alternatives to laminectomy

Alternatives to Laminectomy

If you have had an MRI of your spine, you are probably like most patients. You read the MRI report and then google every term on your MRI report from the Radiologist trying to figure out what it all means! Alternatives to Laminectomy should be an important part of that search. Today you’re in luck, … Continued

failed back surgery syndrome

Failed Back Surgery Syndrome: Know the Truth Now!

Failed back surgery syndrome is a clinical condition where spinal surgery failed. Dr. Schultz discusses what failed back surgery syndrome is, what the symptoms are, what the treatment is, and what regenerative options exist.

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A Lesson At The Whiteboard: PRP for Herniated Disc, Bulging Disc, and Disc Protrusion

Dr. Pitts discusses PRP for Herniated Disc, Disc Bulge, and Disc Protrusion Transcript Hello, everybody. This is Dr. John Pitts of the Centeno-Schultz Clinic, where we are the leaders and inventors of much of the field of interventional orthopedics, which is basically treating and diagnosing musculoskeletal, orthopedic-type problems using injections and regenerative agents rather than … Continued

L5 S1 Fusion: The Painful Truth You Need to Know!

L5 S1 fusion is major surgery whereby the L5 S1 disc is removed and the L5 and S1 spinal bones are stabilized by hardware. Dr. Schultz discusses L5 S1 fusion surgery, its indications, success rate, complications and nonsurgical regenerative options.

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PLIF Surgery – The Truth You Need to Know!

PLIF surgery is an acronym for a type of lumbar fusion surgery. It stands for Posterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion. Dr. Schultz discusses the procedure, its indications, success rates, complications, and nonsurgical alternatives.

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Long-term Side Effects of Spinal Fusion

Spinal fusion is a major surgery where one or more of the spinal bones are fused together using screws, bolts, and plates. Dr. Schultz discusses spinal fusion complications long term and a novel approach to avoid fusion surgery.