Advertisement

What is an intradiskal procedure?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)
An intradiskal procedure is any minimally invasive surgical procedure for a damaged intervertebral disk. These procedures include percutaneous nucleoplasty, disk decompression, intradiskal electrothermal therapy (IDET), and biacuplasty.  Watch the video to learn more about these procedures.


Continue Learning about Medical Techniques & Procedures

How do I inject the medicine in a subcutaneous injection?
Intermountain HealthcareIntermountain Healthcare
To give a subcutaneous injection, you need to draw medication up from the vial. You do this by f...
More Answers
Why might I need medical testing?
Dr. David L. Katz, MD, MPHDr. David L. Katz, MD, MPH
The goal of medical testing is to figure out what is going on (and then, what to do about it). T...
More Answers
What Is Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS)?
What Is Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS)?
What Are Some Less Invasive Reconstruction Techniques?
What Are Some Less Invasive Reconstruction Techniques?

Important: This content reflects information from various individuals and organizations and may offer alternative or opposing points of view. It should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. As always, you should consult with your healthcare provider about your specific health needs.