In a Virginia Peninsula First, Dr. Mark McFarland performs Lumbar Fusion using the Globus Sable®Expandable Lumbar Interbody Cage

Orthopaedic & Spine Center

NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Dec. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Mark W. McFarland, DO performed a Lumbar Fusion on a 57-year-old female using the Globus Sable® Expandable Lumbar Interbody Cage at Mercy Mary Immaculate Hospital in Newport News, VA on October 21, 2021.

Mark McFarland, MD“My patient had spinal stenosis, degenerative disc disease and spondylolisthesis of the lumbar spine. I planned to use this advanced cage for her lumbar fusion as soon as it became available to achieve the best possible result,” explained Dr. McFarland, orthopaedic spine surgeon at Orthopaedic and Spine Center. “My patient did well and after spending one night in the hospital, she was discharged the next day with little pain. She continues to progress well two months from her surgery date.”

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