Lumbar Fusion: Strategies to Lower Complications and Optimize Corrections

Focusing particularly on the needs of obese patients, neurosurgeon Aaron Clark, MD, PhD, discusses anterior and lateral approaches to lumbar interbody fusion. He describes advantages of ALIF; recent research on surgical complications (with relevance for pre-op patient counseling as well as procedure planning); and steps to achieving deformity correction goals.


March 21, 2022

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Aaron Clark, MD

Aaron Clark, MD


Dr. Aaron Clark is a neurosurgeon specializing in minimally invasive outpatient procedures for lumbar and cervical herniated discs and stenosis, as well as minimally invasive lumbar fusion surgery.

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