What Are The Benefits?

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Compared to standard “open” spine surgery, minimally invasive spine surgery has many benefits :

  • Smaller scar
  • Less tissue and muscle disruption
  • Faster healing times
  • Less post -operative pain
  • Less operative time
  • Less blood loss intra-operatively
  • Less overall cost
  • Same day discharge home
  • Decreased need for post- surgical narcotic pain medication