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New Jersey Neurosurgical Practice Offers Patients’ Access to Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
Date:9/5/2013

Sparta, NJ (PRWEB) September 05, 2013

Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery (MISS), once again, helps Atlantic NeuroSurgical Specialists (ANS) patients recover quickly after surgery. Recently, ANS Neurosurgeon, Dr. Charles Stillerman, helped Sue Martin, 49, of Newton, NJ, get back on her feet after suffering from a large disc herniation. He performed a minimally invasive procedure that uses a microscopic drill through an ultrascope, helping to alleviate the compression of spinal nerves that resulted from the herniation.

“Minimally invasive spine surgery is a smaller operation with bigger results,” says Stillerman. “Key benefits include smaller incisions, shorter hospital stays and less post-operative discomfort; benefits that would not be possible just a few years ago.” MISS patients generally go home doing well within hours of surgery and incisions are usually so small that there are no sutures to remove.

Ms. Martin is known by friends and family as a positive, energetic wife and mother of four children ages 13-22. Last October, Ms. Martin started to feel discomfort in her lower back area, and as days went by, it seemed to be getting worse. Like most people experiencing chronic discomfort, Ms. Martin’s demeanor started to change, and the woman who normally describes herself as having a “high tolerance for pain” really started to see her life deteriorating. Normal, everyday activities like taking walks, shopping with her daughters, and working as a secretary in her husband’s real estate firm became impossible. “I couldn’t enjoy life anymore. Without warning, I found myself in a place I’d never been. It was a dark place and I cried daily,” she says.

The pain would last for 6 months, when Ms. Martin fina
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