XLIF® Lateral Lumbar Interbody Fusion
Top Washington D.C., Maryland, and Northern Virginia Orthopedic Surgeons Specializing in XLIF® Lateral Lumbar Interbody Fusion
Unlike traditional back surgery, XLIF® is performed through the patient's side. By entering this way, major muscles of the back are avoided. This minimally-invasive procedure is generally used to treat leg or back pain caused by degenerative disc disease. It can be performed on an outpatient basis.