• At the UPMC Department of Neurosurgery, our spine specialists use minimally invasive techniques and state-of-the-art technologies to treat a wide range of spine conditions. (upmc.com)
  • UPMC is among the most experienced centers in the country using minimally invasive procedures to treat spine conditions. (upmc.com)
  • Minimally invasive image-guided therapies for hepatocellular carcinoma. (nih.gov)
  • This review focuses on the use of minimally invasive image-guided locoregional therapies for HCC. (nih.gov)
  • [ 21 ] Furthermore, any patient with a lesion that bridges the esophagogastric junction (EGJ) may not be considered a candidate for this approach unless the gastric margin can be cleared and an esophagogastrectomy can be done either via open approach or minimally invasively. (medscape.com)
  • When coupled with a minimally invasive pedicle screw fixation system, the facet release methods described enable a surgeon to correct a wide array of spinal deformities in a purely minimally invasive fashion. (google.ca)
  • Specifically, minimally invasive stabilization is used to treat nerve compression in the neck or back that is caused by sciatica, spinal stenosis, spondylolisthesis and severe degenerative disc disease, among other spinal conditions. (laserspineinstitute.com)
  • We encourage you to research our minimally invasive procedures to treat a herniated disc in the spine and contact our team with any questions, so you can make an informed decision about the best treatment option for your needs. (laserspineinstitute.com)
  • Our minimally invasive decompression surgery is generally used to treat milder instances of herniated discs. (laserspineinstitute.com)
  • Minimally invasive versus open esophageal resection: three-year follow-up of the previously reported randomized controlled trial: the TIME trial. (springer.com)
  • Discover how mini-open anterior lumbar interbody fusion is performed, what conditions it's used for, and the risks associated with this minimally invasive spine surgery. (spineuniverse.com)
  • The only real difference between open surgery and minimally invasive surgery is in the way the incision is made and the way the surgical target site is exposed. (empowher.com)
  • Many other minimally invasive procedures have followed where images of all parts of the body can be obtained and used to direct interventional instruments by way of catheters (needles and fine tubes), so that many conditions once requiring open surgery can now be treated non-surgically. (wikipedia.org)
  • We can help you learn whether you are a potential candidate for our minimally invasive herniated disc procedures and help you find the best solution to regain your quality of life from your condition. (laserspineinstitute.com)