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Are there any doctors in the region (Roch and Syracuse) who

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Are there any doctors in the region (Roch and Syracuse) who use lasers for herinated disc and for Spinal Stenosis?
There do not appear to be any physician who perform the PLDD procedure for herniated discs in the Rochester/Syracuse area.

If New York is not too far, Dr. Choy has published a number of studies on this procedure.
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Another possibility - Albany Medical College has a Spine Fellowship. This is a training program for young physicians in spine surgery. I do not know how much laser surgery they do, but based on their status as a center teaching young physicians, I suspect that they would be another excellent source of information and referrals to specialists in your area.

Albany Medical College Spine Fellowship
Allen Carl, MD
Darryl Dirisio, MD
Albany Medical College
Division of Orthopaedics*****br />Albany, NY 12206
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