Surgery Video and Animation Directory

Artificial Disc Replacement Animation

Who can have an artificial disc replacement done to relieve back pain? Find out in this short animation.

Lumbar Fusion Animation

This animation clearly illustrates how a lumbar spinal fusion is done by a spine surgeon.

Lumbar Laminectomy Animation

Lumbar laminectomy video animation explains how this surgery treats low back and/or leg pain. Laminectomy is spinal decompression that is performed to remove tissues compressing nerves.

Lumbar Surgery Animation

Surgery of the lower spine can be intimidating. This video animation will help the patient to understand different types of lumbar surgery.

Spinal Surgery Complications Animation

Spine surgery comes with risks, and in this short animation, you'll learn about possible spine surgery complications. This will help you make an informed decision about your back pain treatment plan.

Spinal Tap Animation

A spinal tap is a procedure done to look for infection, cancers, and bleeding in this area by taking a sample of the cerebrospinal fluid. This video animation explains why the procedure is useful and will reassure patients.

Vertebral Fusion Animation

Watch this Vertebral Fusion Animation to learn why spine surgeons recommend this type of spine surgery: is it right for your spine condition? Learn about spinal instability and see how spinal fusion is done.

Video: Microendoscopic Spinal Surgery

Dr. Richard Fessler, a pioneer in minimally invasive spine surgery, explains the various techniques. He discusses microendoscopic spinal surgery in this video.