Patient Stories and Videos
Arthur Jenkins III, MD performs a Sacroiliac (SI) joint fusion
April 26, 2016
Minimally invasive surgery (MIS) give patients a much shorter recovery time, as there is a smaller incision to heal. The spine sits on top of the sacrum, and the sacrum sits between the two wings of the iliac bones, creating the "sacroiliac" joint. An was taken from a lateral approach fixing the two bones together.
The Mount Sinai Health System is proud of its success in eliminating pain and restoring function to individuals with severe spinal disorders.
Outdoor Enthusiast Resumes Vigorous Activities Thanks to Mount Sinai Neurosurgery
January 21, 2011
When another center's treatment only worsened her pain, Melinda Rishforth turned to Mount Sinai; she now hikes, skis, climbs, and kayaks