This video highlights the basic steps:


  • Surgeon targets the disc.

  • Muscles are dilated instead of being cut.

  • The endoscope is inserted through a less than 1 cm incision

  • The surgery is performed on a video screen

  • Through the endoscope, the surgeon can pass instruments to remove disc herniations or bone spurs.

  • Patients go home shortly after the operation.

  • Patients receive a print out of their surgical images.

Disclaimer: Videos and presentations here are for informational purposes only. ScopeSpine is an online informational platform for endoscopic spine surgery. ScopeSpine is not affiliated with StoneSprings Hospital Center or Joimax.