The latest publications from Dr. Lanman and his collegues at Lanman Spine And Neurosurgery. VIEW ALL
September 21,2022

When to See a Spine Specialist

America is a nation living with back pain. More than 65 million Americans report a recent episode of back pain, while 16 million adults (8 percent of adult Americans) live with chronic back pain. Many of these people brush off back pain as an anomaly – they blame poor sleep positions or think it’s a

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August 24,2022

Spinal Fusion Alternatives

For decades, spinal fusion was considered one of the best surgical options for treating back pain. When you experience prolonged back pain, it is often because your spinal discs are damaged and are no longer able to protect your vertebrae. Your vertebrae allow you to move, bend, twist, and navigate the world comfortably, and each

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June 10,2022

Swimming for back pain – What you need to know

You enjoy swimming, but you also have back pain. Is it safe to swim with back pain? Could swimming be helpful for back pain? We discuss what you need to know about swimming and back pain in this article.   Why swimming is a great solution for back pain The biggest reason why swimming is

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August 02,2022

Centinel Spine® Receives FDA Approval for 3 Additional prodisc® Cervical Total Disc Replacement Devices

Centinel Spine now has four PMA approved cervical Total Disc Replacement (TDR) devices, offering the broadest spectrum of solutions to address surgeon preference and individual patient anatomy.   The variety of cervical TDR endplate configurations, coupled with the proven and well-documented prodisc® CORE technology, allows for optimization of implant fit and surgical outcomes.   The

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May 24,2022

50 Surgeons Join National Spine Health Foundation Board

The National Spine Health Foundation formed a 50-physician medical and scientific board.   The board will provide educational resources to the public with the Spine-Talks platform, according to an April 26 news release. The NSHF is a nonprofit organization for spine health education and advocacy.   Thomas Schuler, MD, of Reston-based Virginia Spine Institute, is

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May 24,2022

Spine Surgeons’ Biggest Threats

Fighting for the approval of minimally invasive alternatives to spinal fusion; non-surgeons performing certain spine procedures; and insurers too often dictating care decisions are some of the biggest threats to spine surgeons today, three specialists told Becker’s.   Ask Spine Surgeons is a weekly series of questions posed to spine surgeons around the country about

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September 01,2022

Real World Evidence (RWE) Lumbar Fusion Study

Join the Real World Evidence (RWE) Lumbar Fusion Study that provides patients in need of spinal fusion surgery with expert surgeons and an elevated post-care experience.

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July 21,2022

3Spine, Inc. Announces IDE Approval

3Spine, Inc., a medical device company developing total joint replacement for the lumbar spine, today announced FDA Investigational Device Exemption (IDE) approval for their US pivotal clinical trial. The company previously completed contracting and site initiation at 16 US centers for a prospective real-world evidence (RWE) fusion study, which has been enrolling since May 2021. As

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March 30,2022

A Prospective Study of Lumbar Facet Arthroplasty in the Treatment of Degenerative Spondylolisthesis and Stenosis: Early Cost-effective Assessment from the Total Posterior Spine System (TOPS™) IDE Study

Background Given the increased attention to functional improvement in spine surgery as it relates to motion preservation, activities of daily living, and cost, it is critical to fully understand the healthcare economic impact of new devices being tested in large FDA randomized controlled trials (RCT). The purpose of this analysis was to comprehensively evaluate the

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