Revolutionary Lumbar Total Disc Replacement Procedure

No one should have to continue suffering from chronic back pain and reduced mobility due to a damaged lumbar disc. Nebraska Spine Hospital offers a groundbreaking solution with its years of experience in Lumbar Total Disc Replacement. This innovative procedure is designed to restore your quality of life by addressing the root cause of your discomfort.

Understanding Discectomy (Microdiscectomy) for Spinal Health

A discectomy, specifically microdiscectomy, is a surgical procedure aimed at relieving the pain caused by a herniated disc pressing on a nerve root or spinal cord. This innovative treatment is crucial in addressing discomfort and limited mobility resulting from this common spinal condition. Nebraska Spine Hospital is at the forefront of providing expert care for individuals in need of this specialized procedure.

Cervical Disc Replacement

Living with chronic neck or arm pain can greatly impact one’s quality of life, making even the simplest tasks seem unbearable. While conservative spine care treatments offer relief for many, some individuals may find that their pain persists despite these measures. This is where cervical disc replacement becomes a viable option. 

Cervical Disc Replacement

Cervical disc replacement is a surgical procedure recommended for individuals who have exhausted other conservative treatment options without finding relief from their pain.

Laminectomy & Relieving Leg Pain

Among the many conditions that cause discomfort, leg pain originating from pressure on the spinal cord or spinal nerve is particularly debilitating. Fortunately, Nebraska Spine Hospital offers a solution called decompression (laminectomy), which effectively relieves this type of pain.

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Innovative Spine Care for Motion Preservation

Restoring movement and alleviating pain are two primary goals for individuals considering spine and neck surgery. At Nebraska Spine Hospital, patients have access to advanced procedures and devices, as the surgeons actively pursue innovative techniques in spine and neck care, including motion preservation. This blog post explores the concept of motion preservation and highlights the specific procedures offered at Nebraska Spine Hospital.

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Understanding Herniated Disc Disorders

The spine is composed of 26 bones called vertebrae, with discs in between them acting as cushions. These discs are made up of a jelly-like substance and play a crucial role in supporting the spine. However, sometimes, these a disc can become herniated or slipped, leading to various complications.

A herniated disc occurs when all or part of the disc is pushed through a weakened area in the spine,

All About Vertebral Compression Fractures

Vertebral compression fractures (VCFs) are a common condition affecting individuals, particularly as they age. These fractures occur when the bones in the spine become weak or fragile, leading to their collapse under normal pressure. Read on to explore the causes, symptoms, and available treatment options for vertebral compression fractures.

Causes of Vertebral Compression Fractures

  1. Osteoporosis: The most common cause of VCFs is osteoporosis,