Spinal fusion is the most common surgery to correct severe scoliosis. For some patients it means freedom from a brace they may have been wearing.
Spinal surgery may help spinal correction for patients with scoliosis, a condition in which the spine develops one or more abnormal, side-to-side curves.
All treatment and outcome results are specific to the individual patient, and will form part of your consultation with your healthcare professional.
Please consult your healthcare professional for a full list of benefits, indications, precautions, clinical results, and other important medical information that pertains to scoliosis surgery.
Nothing can replace a conversation with your doctor. However, here you will find a few common questions about scoliosis and scoliosis surgery.
Information on this site should not be used as a substitute for talking with your doctor. Always talk with your doctor about diagnosis and treatment information.