MN Personal Injury Lawyer: Spinal Laminectomy

Laminectomy is surgery to remove the lamina, two small bones that make up a vertebra in your back. It is often necessary for relief for a herniated disc, especially trauma-induced herniated discs. Approximately 75% of all patients who undergo a laminectomy will experience significant relief of symptoms and improvement in function. Risks for spine surgery are: Infection in wound or vertebral … [Read more...]

MN Personal Injury Lawyer: Herniated Disc Injury

A herniated disc is a disc that slips out of place or ruptures. The spinal disc is a soft cushion that sits between each vertabrae of the spine. A herniated disc occurs when the cushion that sits between the spinal vertebra is pushed outside its normal position, pinching the spinal nerves that are very close to the edge of these spinal discs. With age, the spinal disc gradually looses its … [Read more...]