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Total Disk Replacement - TDR

Total disk replacement or TDR is a new type of back surgery that attempts to preserve the motion of the spine. Learn about total disk replacement and the types of TDR.

What is Total Disk Replacement?
Total disk replacement is a minimally invasive type of spine surgery that seeks to preserve the motion in between spinal bones. Total disc replacement or TDR may, in the future, be done instead of spinal fusions.

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