MINIMALLY INVASIVE SPINE SURGERY – MIS TLIF
Jeffrey J. Larson, M.D. specializes in minimally invasive lumbar fusion surgery. The least invasive and safest of these is the MIS TLIF or transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion. Dr. Larson has developed and holds patents in minimally invasive spinal fusion systems designed for MIS TLIF. He teaches this procedures nationally. MIS TLIF has many benefits over traditional open spine surgery including less blood loss, lower infection rate, shorter hospitalization times, less pain, quicker recovery, and fewer complications. MIS TLIF is now routinely performed as an outpatient surgery.