Live Pain-Free Again!

Minimally invasive spine surgery
and spinal procedures.


Relieve the Pain Caused by
Back, Neck and Spine Problems!

Imagine living pain-free again because your spine problems are finally treated.

Minimally invasive spine surgery allows for quicker healing, less downtime, and faster recovery than traditional open surgery for spine, neck or back.

Congratulations on
taking the first step towards
living pain-free!

1. What is Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery?

Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery, also called Less Invasive Spine Surgery, is a technologically advanced spinal procedure in which doctors use specialized instruments to access the patient's spine through tiny incisions. Unlike traditional open spine surgery, which uses 5-6 inch incisions, minimally invasive spine surgery allows you to recover quicker and get back to your life without pain.

2. Spine Conditions Treated with Less Invasive Surgery

Less invasive spine procedures are performed by spine surgeons for a variety of spine injuries and spine problems, including:

  • Annular Disc Tear
  • Back Pain
  • Bulging Disc
  • Degenerated Disc
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Facet Arthropathy
  • Facet Syndrome
  • Failed Back & Neck Surgery
  • Foraminal Stenosis
  • Herniated Disc
  • Instability
  • Irritation or Compression
    of Spinal Nerve Roots
  • Lower Back Pain
  • Muscle and Tendon Strains
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pain
  • Personal Injuries
  • Pinched Nerves
  • Radiculopathy
  • Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction
  • Sciatic Pain
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Bone Spurs
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Whiplash

3. Types of Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery

Minimally invasive spinal procedures include:

  • Sacroiliac Joint (SI) Fusion
  • Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion (ALIF)
  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion (ACDF)
  • Laminectomy
  • Spinal Cord Stimulators
  • Trans-Sacral L5/S1 Fusion (AXIALIF)
  • Artificial Disc Replacement
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Lateral Lumbar Interbody Fusion (LLIF)
  • Anterior and Posterior Interbody Fusion (360 Fusion)
  • Percutaneous Facet Screws
  • Percutaneous Pedicle Screws
  • Posterior Interbody Fusion (PLIF)
  • Endoscopic Discectomy

4. Benefits of Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery

Minimally invasive spine surgery improves quality of life and promotes faster healing. Benefits of this spine surgery include:

  • Smaller incisions
  • No pulling of muscle
  • Less bleeding
  • Less muscle injury
  • Less soft tissue damage
  • Less post-op pain
  • Faster recovery
  • Quicker healing
  • Shorter downtime
  • Smaller scars

5. About The Spine Center

Established in 2007 by Dr. Saqib Siddiqui, The Spine Center has grown its reputation and position as the best place to get minimally invasive spine surgery in Houston, Texas.

The Spine Center provides superior level of care tailored to the individual patient. Whether it is non-operative care or surgical solutions, we are able to take care of your needs.

The Spine Center now offers physical therapy on site. As a spine surgeon's office, we know that part of caring for our patients is rehabilitating and re-educating the muscles and the surrounding structures to their proper strength and function.

Our Physical Therapy department is staffed by a Certified Therapist that works in conjunction with Dr. Siddiqui to customize a program especially for you.

Minimize your downtime, heal quicker and get back to your daily routine.


Smaller incisions mean smaller scars, less bleeding and less muscle damage.



Take advantage of the latest technology in minimally invasive spinal surgery.


Greatly improves your quality of life and allows you to live pain free again.


A higher level of patient care for the spine, neck, joints and more.


Return to work and regular life faster with reduced recovery time.