What To Expect After Pituitary Tumor Surgery?

Pituitary endoscopic surgery also called transsphenoidal endoscopic surgery, is the most common procedure used to remove pituitary tumors. The pituitary gland is located at the bottom of the brain, above the inside of the nose. It is responsible for regulating most of your body's hormones and chemical messengers that travel through your blood. Endoscopic [...]

What is the Difference Between Orthopedic Spine Surgeon and a Neurosurgeon

When considering spinal surgery, it can be confusing to determine if an orthopedic spine surgeon or a neurosurgeon is better suited to perform the surgery. Most people in the healthcare industry are also confused about the difference between orthopedic spine surgeons and neurosurgeons. In reality, when it comes to performing spinal surgeries, both neurosurgeons [...]

Orthopedic Surgeon vs. Neurosurgeon for Spine Surgery

There is a lot of misunderstanding in the medical community regarding the distinction between an orthopedic surgeon and a neurosurgeon regarding spine surgery. Which is better, an orthopedic spine surgeon or a neurosurgeon? is one of the questions that patients frequently ask while considering spine surgery. The gist of the answer is that most spine [...]

How Long Does It Take For The Spine To Heal After Surgery

Neurosurgeons perform spinal surgeries, and they are performed to correct problems with the spine. Most spinal surgeries focus on resolving problems associated with the intervertebral disks. Intervertebral disks help separate adjoining vertebrae and act as shock-absorbing cushions.  After spinal surgery, following your neurosurgeon’s instructions is important, as strict adherence to instructions can improve recovery and [...]

Lumbar Spine Stenosis Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatments

Lumbar spinal stenosis is a common cause of lower back and leg pain that mainly occurs when the spinal nerves in the lower back are compressed. Spinal stenosis can occur on any part of the spine, but it's most common in the lower back — the lumbar spine. It's crucial to learn more about the [...]

Artificial Cervical Disc Arthroplasty: Indications, Types, and Techniques

Artificial Cervical Disc Arthroplasty: Indications, Types, and Techniques Artificial cervical disc arthroplasty is a procedure that replaces the natural spinal disc with an artificial one. It is considered to be major surgery and requires a hospital stay. Getting an artificial cervical disc arthroplasty can improve pain and quality of life if you’re a candidate. Not [...]

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