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911 Park Ave,
New York, NY 10075

212-593-8072

Delray Beach
15300 Jog Road, # 107-108
Delray Beach, FL, 33446
561-742-5959

Delray Beach
15300 Jog Road, # 107-108
Delray Beach, FL, 33446
561-742-5959

Dr. Eidelson Only
911 Park Ave,
New York, NY 10075

 

Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion (ACDF)

An anterior cervical fusion is performed through an incision in the front of the neck. An anterior cervical fusion is used

  • to remove pressure from nerve roots or the spinal cord caused by bone spurs or a herniated disc
  • to stop the motion between two or more vertebrae

An Anterior Cervical Fusion is usually performed in conjunction with a Discectomy because the patient is experiencing pressure on a nerve. Discectomy means that the disc is removed. Typically, bone is inserted into the resulting space, and the fusion is then performed to restore stability to the neck.

This procedure removes a diseased disc (discectomy) through the front (anterior) of the neck (cervical). After the disc is removed, the spine must be stabilized. This is accomplished using a cervical plate and screws (instrumentation) and fusion (bone graft). Fusion is similar to glue that hardens over time to create a solid construct, which stabilizes the spine.

The surgeons of SouthPalm Ortho-Spine Institute always consider minimally invasive surgery as an option.

 

 

Advanced Spine Care

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Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
 

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Lake Worth Satellite Office
7138 Lake Worth Road
Suite C
Lake Worth, FL 33467

Dr. Eidelson performs spine surgery at Leading Florida Hospitals.

Bethesda Hospital East
2815 S Seacrest Blvd
Boynton Beach, FL 33435

Boca Raton Regional Hospital
800 Meadows Rd
Boca Raton, FL 33486

Delray Medical Center
5352 Linton Blvd
Delray Beach, FL 33484

Dr. Burack is a Pain Management Specialist.

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Delray Beach
15300 Jog Road,
# 107-108
Delray Beach, FL, 33446
561-742-5959