Lumbar Total Disc Replacement (LTDR)

Artificial Disc Replacement Surgery to the lumbar spine has been in use for many years. Unfortunately, results can be disappointing and a high complication rate is shown in most unbiased series of results. It is likely that this treatment will become more reliable in future years. It is only indicated in early degeneration.

We specialise in assessment and diagnosis of spinal complaints with appropriate conservative treatment, planning surgery only when all other options have been exhausted.