South Denver Spine

Herniated Disc Removal / Microdiscectomy

A herniated disc can place pressure on the surrounding nerves leading to pain that classically “radiates” to the legs.

For further information on herniated discs:

Herniated Disc

Microdiscectomy is a way to:

Remove the offending disc material from the spinal canal

  • usually with minimally invasive technique.
  • minimizes collateral damage
  • smaller incisions
  • quicker recovery

Patients can usually can expect to:

  • Walk on the same day
  • Go home on the same day

Together we can put you back on the path to a pain-free, active life