PLIF (Posterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion)

Posterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion (PLIF) is one of the primary techniques for the treatment of lower back disorders.  Specifically, the abbreviation PLIF stands for: ✔️ Posterior, meaning from the back✔️ Lumbar, referring to the lumbar spine in the lower back✔️ Interbody, meaning the area between two adjacent vertebral bones in the spine✔️ Fusion, referring to […]

Science behind Spinal fusion

Spinal Fusion: A Surgical Procedure for Spinal Stability Spinal fusion is a surgery that permanently connects two or more vertebrae in the spine. This procedure aims to improve stability and address various spinal conditions. Advancements in Spinal Fusion Techniques Over the years, spinal fusion techniques have evolved significantly. This includes: These advancements have contributed to […]

Taking care of your spine

By maintaining correct posture, we can greatly reduce the risk of injury. From a young age, my mother used to tell me: “Don’t hunch over, keep your back straight,” and by all means she was right. At an early age, our body is forming, growing, developing bones and organs, which is why so much attention […]

What is spinal fusion?

During your diagnosis, you encountered an unknown term – spinal fusion. It might sound odd to you, but we are here to tell you everything you need to know about it. 

Spinal fusion is a medical procedure designed to improve your health by addressing spinal issues – you will get to know them in a minute. In the complex realm of spinal health, spinal fusion has proven to be a significant procedure, positively impacting the lives of many. This article aims to provide you on what spinal fusion is, what conditions it addresses, and the potential risks and benefits associated with the procedure.