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Fast Fact: Degenerative Disc Disease


By age 40, about 60% of all adults have already developed some form of degenerative disc disease (DDD). DDD is a common mechanical disorder of the spine. For patients with chronic back pain due to DDD, minimally invasive procedures such as the OLLIF procedure can help patients get back on their feet and back to enjoying daily activities.

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