Video: Navigating Away from Back Pain
Denise Buist suffered for years from back pain caused by sciatica and spondylolisthesis.
Traditional open spine surgery carries with it several risks, but a brand-new
navigation technology now allows neurosurgeons to perform an advanced,
and much less invasive, surgical procedure. Denise underwent that new
procedure, and today she is back to living an active life, thanks to Dr.
Härtl, the Weill Cornell Brain and Spine Center, and AIRO technology.
Watch her story on WABC's Medical Marvels: