21 Mar 2013

The Facts on Laser Spine Surgery

The use of lasers in medicine is not new. Lasers have been used in surgery to treat a variety of conditions for decades. Neurosurgeons use lasers for very specific tasks, usually involving surgery for brain tumors. In this setting, lasers have some distinct advantages. They can be used to make very precise cuts through delicate brain tissue while causing minimal disruption to the surrounding structures. Other specialists use lasers for a wide range of conditions.
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25 Jan 2013
Mazor Robotics Station

Robotic Surgery

The Mazor Robotic technology assists during surgery, guiding the surgeons tools and implants to ensure the highest level of accuracy. This extraordinary Robot is now at Foundation Surgical Hospital of San Antonio and I am using it to assist me place instrumentation.
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5 Dec 2012

Neck Pain 101

Symptoms of neck pain may extend beyond pain in the neck and may actually include pain, tingling and weakness of the arms and hands.
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