What is Spine Surgery or Lumbar discectomy?
Spine Surgery or Lumbar discectomy is a surgical procedure performed to remove a herniated or degenerative disc in the lower spine. The surgeon approaches the spine from posterior, through the back muscles. Your doctor may recommend a discectomy if physical therapy or medication fail to relieve leg or back pain that is caused by inflamed and compressed spinal nerves
What are the benefits of Spine Surgery?
You should recover more quickly from your pain. Your symptoms should improve and this should help you to get back to your normal activities.