Spine Surgery Advice
September 25, 2018

What is Minimally Invasive Scoliosis Surgery?

Surgeons around the world are performing deformity correction surgery using minimally invasive principles that result in resolution of the condition, less operative risks, fewer complications and faster healing.

September 25, 2018

Your Spine Surgeon Works FOR YOU!

What should patients know about their role in the spine surgery process?

When it comes to spine surgery (or any type of medical procedure) it is the patient that has the power and a voice that needs hearing.

September 25, 2018

Opportunities and Challenges in Bringing Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery International

The human element of the surgeons and their patients, including success opportunities and barriers, is perhaps the biggest part of this story.

September 25, 2018

Degenerative Disc Disease

When is it Time to Consider Surgery?

Doctor Neel Anand, a spine surgeon discusses degenerative disc disease and when it may be time to discuss surgery.

September 25, 2018

Shifting Trends in Spine Surgery

"The power to question is the basis of all human progress." - Indra Gandhi

The promise of outpatient minimally invasive spine surgery today is enveloped by the notion that the way things have “always been done” can be done better.

September 25, 2018

Global Advances in Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery

Here in the U.S., we have no real shortage of options. From cars to clothes and everything in between – choices abound.

September 25, 2018

Eating with Your Spine in Mind

Spine surgeon, Neel Anand, MD explores the topic of nutrition and bone health, and provides some healthy suggestions too.

September 25, 2018

Advances in Surgical Options for Patients with Spinal Stenosis

Though the majority of patients suffering from back pain will never need to undergo surgery, some will in order to live life without the crippling effects brought on by a severe spine condition.

September 25, 2018

Carolina Panthers’ QB Cam Newton’s Car Accident Shines Light on Transverse Process Fractures

The recent news of Carolina Panthers’ quarterback Cam Newton suffering two transverse process fractures in his spine may not surprise anyone who watches the high-contact sport of football.

September 25, 2018

Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery

Key to Achieving Motion Preservation

When touting the benefits of minimally-invasive spine surgery, patients hear most often that it is a way to approach correction of a chronic spinal condition with smaller incisions, less surgical complications and pain, and faster healing.