After a spinal fusion surgery for spondylolisthesis, the patient will be hospitalized for one to five days, with early ambulation encouraged as walking helps limit postoperative conditions.
A multilevel spinal surgery is performed by removing the discs and fusing the spinal bones and/or fusing the facet joints at the back of the motion segment.
Transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion (TLIF) is an effective approach to spine fusion surgery but does come with potential risks and complications.
The transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion (TLIF) takes a posterior approach to fuse two spinal segments in the lower back.
Learn about the most commonly employed surgical techniques and spinal fusion surgery options.
There are multiple approaches when it comes to spinal fusion for spondylolisthesis, with doctors often approaching the spine using a posterior approach (from the back) or an anterior approach (from the front).
Knowledge about anterior cervical discectomy with fusion (ACDF) surgery postoperative challenges can help patients better handle the recovery process.
XLIF, or eXtreme Lateral Interbody Fusion, is a type of spinal fusion surgery that helps alleviate lower back pain associated with many back conditions.