Patient Education Spine Videos

These quick videos provide answers to common questions we receive about the spine, spinal surgery, treatments and specific procedures. If you have further questions, or would like to schedule a consultation, please call us at 844-774-6328.


Welcome from Cleveland Spine Specialists’ Dr. Raudenbush

Overview of the spine and its components

What are discs and what do they do?


What are the goals of having spine surgery?

What is Decompression Surgery?

Spine Surgery: What is a Laminotomy and a Laminectomy?

What is a foraminotomy?

What is a discectomy?

What is spinal fusion and how does it work?

What are facet joints in the spine?

Description of the spinal cord and spinal nerves


Overview of spine fractures

What is a disc herniation?

What is degenerative disc disease?

What is radiculopathy and myelopathy (compression injuries)?

What is a stress fracture? (spondylolysis)

What is spinal stenosis?

Cauda Equina Syndrome: What is it?