If conservative methods fail to correct the back pain, surgical procedures are then chosen as remedy.
Joint Replacement Surgeries
Joint replacement surgery aims to remove torn cartilages from either side of the affected joint. Afterwards, the joint is resurfaced with artificial implants. The implant is usually made up of plastic or metal components. This surgery enables the joint to regain to normal activities.
Spine surgery is chosen as an alternative to treat severe pain, muscle weakness and other spinal deformities. The deformities include infection, tumor, or fracture in the spine. The treatment involves a variety of spine surgeries are used such as disectomy, spinal fusion, laminectomy, vertebroplasty and kyphoplasty.