Please see the index below for a list of all our articles on Back Surgery.

Decompression and spinal fusion are the two most common lumbar spine surgeries for patients with lower back pain and leg pain.

Explore non-surgical alternatives to lumbar spine surgery, including specialized conservative treatments, physical therapy, and pain management options.

OTC laxatives relieve constipation after surgery, but prescription meds may be needed if over-the-counter options fail to ease symptoms.

Outpatient lumbar fusion: A spine treatment option with shorter recovery times and less time in the hospital.