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Minimally Invasive Microdisectomy

Dr. Sharma was one of the first Neurosurgeons in Northern Virginia to perform a minimally invasive microdiscectomy and decompression. Using a band aid incision and minimal dissection, he is able to remove herniated discs in an outpatient procedure. He is also among very few spine surgeons around the world who use the endoscopic technique for disc removals.


Dr. Sharma has treated scoliosis in adults with this revolutionary technique where a virtually bloodless minimally invasive procedure can correct decades long spinal instability and scoliosis. Many patients who were previously suffering from chronic pain disability have undergone this procedure and are virtually pain free.

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Many patients have come to hear in popular press of negative outcomes with surgeries involving spinal fusions. Dr. Sharma is very conservative in treating spinal problems and has reserved fusion operations for patients who have spinal fracturers or instability or those who have failed several tiers of conservative care. When a fusion becomes necessary, he uses a minimally invasive technique in all cases. It is due to these steps that a patient undergoing a fusion procedure with Dr. Sharma can expect extremely high success and satisfaction rates.

Minimally Invasive Neck Surgery

Dr. Sharma uses a new technique to fix herniated discs of the neck. Instead of using bulky metallic plates in cervical spine surgery, he uses a plateless fixation system (called Zero profile cervical surgery). This reduces the overall time of surgery and patients have less metallic implant.

Latest updates on Back & Neck Pain

Stay updated with the latest developments in back and neck pain management and treatment with , the reputed neurosurgeon in Prince William County in Virginia. Download these free power point presentations or PDFs to learn about latest development in neurosurgery, neurostimulation and minimally invasive surgical options for spinal problems. Also read an interesting case study on percutaneous fixation of thoraco-lumbar fractures for patients in Virginia. For any question related to these documents, please contact Dr. Sharma at 1-855-774-6334.

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