You can be accurately diagnosed by a thorough examination using advanced equipment and consultation by experienced doctors of Wooridul Spine Hospital.
Neurosurgically your Back Painis caused by various diseases such as Sprain, Disc Bulging/Herniation, Foraminal Disc Herniation, Degenerative Disc Disease, Spinal Stenosis, Spondylolisthesis, Spondylolysis, Fracture, Facet Cyst, Tumor, Scoliosis, etc.
This surgical method is for the patients with anterior spondylolisthesis, in which 1) the disc is removed first with a minimal incision (3~5cm) without any damage to the normal tissues of the back, including bones, muscles, nerves, 2) the bones are aligned, and 3) the artificial bone is inserted and fixed with screws.
This treatment has been spread to the world by Wooridul Spine Hospital and has already been proven as the best spinal fusion by several papers in the US and Europe.
Advantages of Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion
35-year-old female patient with L4-5 (dermatome) buttock and ankle pain
55-year-old female with pain in back, buttock and ankle
Comprehensive surgery is required when two or more segments are severely collapsing or compressing the nerve due to severe degeneration, trauma, infection, etc.
Multi-level Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion, Corpectomy and Fusion