As Spineys, we all know about the various parts of the spine that can cause situations in which surgery is required.
Without any poll or something to that end, I am curious to see what surgical procedure is most common.
For all of my lumbar surgeries, Hemilaminotomy (laminotomy) and partial facetectomy was the one of choice. For all of my lumbar surgeries, I was never fused. Today, my surgeon realizes that was a mistake and could have contributed to my ongoing spinal surgeries.
Today we all hear about
Artificial disc replacement,
What was yours?
Ron DiLauro Spine-Health System Administrator I am not a medical professional. I comment on personal experiences