• Anterior cervical microdiscectomy and fusion.
  • It is done for most commonly done for cervical disc prolapse.
  • Most common is C5C6 & C6C7.
  • Then C4C5 can occur at a higher level also
  • There may be compression of the nerve root, spinal cord causing severe neck pain, upper limbs pain and weakness in limbs and difficulty in walking
  • Done under general anesthesia
  • A small opening is made in the neck

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  • Neck structure is pushed, instead of cutting and corridor is made to reach the cervical spine
  • The carotid artery will be lateral, trachea & esophagus will be medically
  • Under fluoroscopy guidance involved disc is identified/localized
  • With the microscope help microdiscectomy done
  • Nerve roots & spinal cord is released
  • Intervertebral space is replaced with artificial cages / PEEK / titanium / bone grafts.
  • Fixation is done with plate & screws.
  • After fixation, it is confirmed with fluoroscopy (plate, case, screws are perfect or not)
  • The closure is done.

Our expert Neuro team at Neurowellness a neuro hospital in Bangalore provide the best Neck Pain Treatment in Bangalore.

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Dr. Ganesh Veerabhadraiah is a leading Neurosurgeon and Interventional Neuroradiology Specialist at Fortis Hospital, Bengaluru. With over 23 years of experience, he's renowned for his expertise in brain and spine surgeries.Trained at prestigious institutions like Manipal Hospital and University Hospital Zurich, Dr. Ganesh is dedicated to providing cutting-edge neurological care. Read More : https://neurowellness.in/dr-ganesh-veerabhadraiah/