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Published: Dec 31, 2010
Category: Rhizotomy
If you follow the following guide you will be able to locate the best and most qualified rhizotomy surgeon available to you. Although you could use this guide for finding any qualified spine surgeon, some of it is specific to neurology.

If you are considering a spinal rhizotomy, the task of finding the correct surgeon can be daunting. You don’t just want any surgeon; you want someone who is experienced in treating neurological back disorders; you are looking for a surgeon who chooses quality...

Published: Dec 31, 2010
Category: Rhizotomy
What is a Rhizotomy Procedure?
During a rhizomtomy neurosurgical procedure, problematic spinal nerve roots are selectively severed to correct symptoms associated with neurological conditions. In problematic pinched nerve situations where conservative measures have had little to no effect on the symptoms, a rhizotomy procedure may be considered as a corrective measure.


The Rhizotomy Procedure
A 1 – 2 inch is made along the center of the lower back to begin the rhizotomy procedure. The surgeon...