TLIF Spine Surgery

TLIF

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Overview

Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion (TLIF) is a surgical technique to stabilize the spinal vertebrae and the disc between the vertebrae. It is done through the posterior (back) part of the spine, and it permanently fuses or unites, bones of the spine. Dr. Saijyot Raut is one of the most renowned doctors for TLIF spine surgery in Mumbai.

What can TLIF surgery treat?

The goal of TLIF surgery is to reduce pain and nerve irritation. TLIF spine surgery in Mumbai can treat the following spinal conditions:

Recurrent herniated disc

Recurrent disc herniation is defined as the occurrence of herniated disc material at the same level in a patient who has undergone a discectomy.

Degenerative Scoliosis

Degenerative scoliosis, also known as adult-onset scoliosis, is a kind of spine misalignment. This abnormal curvature of the spine is caused by degeneration of the facet joints and intervertebral discs.

Spondylolisthesis

Spondylolisthesis is a spinal condition that arises when one vertebra slips out of place onto the vertebra below. It leads to severe lower back pain.

What are the advantages of TLIF surgery?

The greatest advantage of TLIF is the working zone within the disc space. The primary benefits of a TLIF spine surgery in Mumbai are as follows:

  • Less destruction of the posterior elements
  • Less gross destabilization of the spine
  • Maximized fusion stability
  • Shorter operative times
  • Less blood loss
  • Less intraoperative risk of injury to neural structures
  • Shorter convalescence

Why chose Dr. Saijyot Raut for TLIF spine surgery in Mumbai?

Dr. Saijyot Raut has a high clinical success record and vast experience in modern surgical techniques. He is a life member of the International Society of Orthopaedic Surgery, AO spine, and Association of spine surgery India. In addition, he is highly regarded for providing treatments at a low cost for all spine conditions. His patients’ testimonies accord with his caring, compassionate and discrete approach. To consult Dr. Saijyot Raut for TLIF spine surgery in Mumbai, you can book an appointment beforehand.