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Dr. Ali Bydon is the director of the Spinal Column Biomechanics and Surgical Outcomes Laboratory within the Johns Hopkins Department in Neurosurgery. Along with his team of scientists and clinicians, Dr. Bydon conducts revolutionary applied and translational research in diseases of the spinal column. You can read his published abstracts through PubMed, a service provided by the United States National Library of Medicine at the National Institute of Health.

Surgical approaches to treat synovial cysts and Synovial Cyst Resection

Surgical Approaches to Treat Spinal Synovial CystsSurgical Approaches to Treat Spinal Synovial Cysts
Dr Ali Bydon discusses his study comparing outcomes from various surgical approaches to excise symptomatic intraspinal juxtafacet cysts.

Related Articles:

Recurrent back and leg pain and cyst reformation after surgical resection of spinal synovial cysts: systematic review of reported postoperative outcomes.

Factors associated with recurrent back pain and cyst recurrence after surgical resection of one hundred ninety-five spinal synovial cysts: analysis of one hundred sixty-seven consecutive cases.

Hemorrhagic synovial cyst: the possible role of initial trauma and subsequent microtrauma in its pathogenesis: case report.

Treatment of spinal synovial cysts.

Minimally Invasive Lumbar Discectomy

minimally invasive lumbar discectomyMinimally Invasive Lumbar Discectomy
Johns Hopkins spinal surgeon, Ali Bydon, MD, narrates and performs a spinal synovial cyst resection surgery.

Related Articles:

The efficacy of minimally invasive discectomy compared with open discectomy: a meta-analysis of prospective randomized controlled trials.

Recurrent disc herniation and long-term back pain after primary lumbar discectomy: review of outcomes reported for limited versus aggressive disc removal.

Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion

Anterior Cervical Discectomy and FusionAnterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion (ACDF)
Johns Hopkins spinal surgeon, Ali Bydon, MD, narrates and performs an anterior cervical discectomy and fusion (ACDF) surgery. An ACDF procedure is performed to treat a damaged disc in the neck area of your spine.

Related Articles:

A role for motor and somatosensory evoked potentials during anterior cervical discectomy and fusion for patients without myelopathy: Analysis of 57 consecutive cases.

Intradural Spinal Cord Tumor Surgery AND Intramedullary Spinal Cord Tumor Surgery

Intradural Spinal Cord Tumor SurgeryIntradural Spinal Cord Tumor Surgery
Johns Hopkins spinal surgeon, Ali Bydon, MD, talks through the surgical removal of an intradural spinal cord tumor.

Related Articles:

Short-term progressive spinal deformity following laminoplasty versus laminectomy for resection of intradural spinal tumors: analysis of 238 patients.

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