What is Minimally Invasive surgery and it’s benefits?

Dr. Rahul Chaudhari - Spine Surgeon in Pune

Keyhole surgery or minimally invasive spine surgery is an alternative procedure for regular open wound surgery done to treat various spinal disorders which include degenerative disc, scoliosis, herniated disc, and spinal stenosis, etc. In this method, Spine surgeons use specific instruments like specialized retractors to access the injured part of the spine through small incisions. Dr. Rahul Chaudhari is the best spine surgeon in Pune.

What Are The Spine conditions agreeable for Keyhole surgery?

overall, the aim of Keyhole surgery or MIS surgery is to reduce pressure on spinal nerves and also at chances to support the bones of the vertebral column and spinal joints. The spine conditions that are responsive to Keyhole surgery involve:

  • Herniated discs
  • Spinal infections for abscess drainage
  • Degenerative disc disease
  • Lumbar Spinal stenosis
  • Vertebral compression fractures
  • Spinal mobility including spondylolisthesis

What Are The Benefits Of Keyhole Spine Surgery?

When you think spine surgery, find out whether keyhole spine surgery is a great option for you. It gives many benefits associated with conventional open spine surgery. But, it’s essential to see that not everyone is an excellent candidate for keyhole spine surgery.

Benefits of keyhole spine surgery:

  • More limited scarring
  • Decreased risk of infection
  • More limited time to spend in hospital
  • More limited blood loss
  • Minimal pain throughout and after surgery
  • Quicker recovery time
  • Less tissue loss

Dr. Rahul Chaudhari is the USA trained Orthopaedic Spine Surgeon in Pune. His special areas of interest are neck and back disorders. Slipped disc, spine fracture, infections, and tumors. He is a certified disc replacement & minimally invasive spine surgeon in Pune.

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