The goal of spinal fusion surgery is to provide relief from the pain you’ve been having and make your spine more stable. Download this patient information brochure to learn more about spinal fusion and the ST360°® System and Silhouette® Pedicle Screw System.
This brochure includes information about
- The healthy spine
- Problems of the back, including degenerative disc disease
- Non-surgical and surgical treatments
- Fusion surgery
- What you can expect before and after surgery
A glossary is also provided to help you become familiar with medical terms your doctor may use to describe your condition and treatment.