The METRx technique uses a tubular device through which the entire microdiscectomy surgery is performed. This minimally invasive procedure is designed to relieve pain caused by herniated discs pressing on nerve roots. The procedure is performed under local or epidural anesthesia, allowing the patient to leave the same day.
Center for Spine Care offers stem cell therapy as a conservative treatment to promote natural healing for back or neck pain. Utilizing mesenchymal stem cells, this new method is used to treat patients with neck and back pain caused from degenerative disc disease.