3D Exoscope Transforms Minimally Invasive Herniated Disc Surgery

3D Exoscope Transforms Minimally Invasive Herniated Disc Surgery

Neurosurgeon Stephen Kalhorn, M.D., uses a 3D digital exoscope to perform a minimally invasive tubular microdiscectomy to relieve pain in a patient with a herniated disc. He explains the transformative power of this new tool, which gives high-definition global views in a more relaxed and comfortable manner than that achieved with a conventional microscope. This creates an easier, more streamlined experience for patients and surgeons and gives the surgical team the capacity to work together synergistically by observing the same detailed view.


Published

March 24, 2021

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The Medical University of South Carolina

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