Minimally Invasive Techniques: Lateral Lumbar Interbody Fusion
Lateral Lumbar Interbody Fusion in Frisco TX or LLIF is a minimally invasive procedure performed to treat disc problems in the lower spine. In Minimally invasive surgery Frisco like spinal fusion, the surgeon joins two or more vertebrae of the spine to stop painful motion and correct scoliosis. Research studies and clinical evidence show that LLIF has a 100% success rate in treating decompress pinched nerves. The surgery procedure involves making a small incision at the side of the abdomen to remove the disc. Then, the surgeon inserts the bone graft material to restore the height and relieve the problem of nerve pinching, and the two or more bones fuse into a single, solid bone during the process of healing after the surgery.