Although many spine injuries can (and should) be treated without surgery, it is sometimes the best option. Many spine surgery procedures are very new and highly technical. Spine surgery patients may travel not only to save money, but also to seek out a “superstar” neurosurgeon using state-of-the-art equipment.
Some spine injuries are caused by trauma, while others are caused by internally degenerative conditions that accompany age or some disease processes. They can include but are not limited to:
The primary reason for most back surgeries is to get relief from back pain. And for many people, the result is less pain.
Less pain comes with many additional benefits, including:
Check out the testimonial on Mr. Zhao and his spinal cord treatment at Beijing Puhua International Hospital under the guidance of Dr. Yanni Li.
Sean had suffered from the low back and bilateral groin pain for the last three years. He searched for professional treatment with even worse results. The only solution was a DIAM Spinal Stabilization System implanted in two levels.