Neurosurgical Treatments : Operative Spine Treatments

Procedure : Posterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion (PLIF)


This procedure fuses two of your vertebrae with implants and bone graft material. It stabilises your spine. It can be used to treat pain caused by degenerative disc disease.

This video is for general educational purposes only and does not take into account your personal medical and/or neurological circumstances or pre-existing conditions. This information is not to be relied upon to assist in a determination of potential medical or surgical care. You should first consult your Neurosurgeon to assist you in the determination of an appropriate course of medical and/or surgical care for your personal circumstances and/or condition(s).