Sciatica Treatment

Sciatica Treatment

If you’re experiencing sciatic pain you may be seeking a sciatica treatment plan. It’s always important to remember that sciatica can be caused due to a multitude of spine issues and the term sciatica only refers to the symptoms and is not the cause of the symptoms or a diagnosis.

If you haven’t done so already it’s extremely important that you schedule an appointment to diagnose your issue if you are experiencing numbness, tingling or persistent pain in your back.

herniated disc evaluation process

Sciatica Diagnostic Procedures

Note: All diagnostic procedures are performed by Dr Mork

The most important thing to understand before back surgery is the correct diagnosis causing the sciatic leg pain. The cause could be bony or soft tissue and must be determined before surgery as a successful procedure depends on the correct diagnosis. This requires a careful evaluation and correlation of the history, the MRI findings, and the CT scan when necessary.

Treatment Options for Sciatica

All treatment procedures are performed by Dr. Mork

Endoscopic Decompression 

Whether the nerve is being pinched or compressed by a disc herniation or overgrowth of bone causing stenosis, the endoscope (7-8 mm) is the ultimate in “minimally invasive” when removing disc or bone overgrowth. Endoscopic spine surgery is also the best approach to avoid a fusion and minimize collateral soft tissue damage.


Annular Tears Explained

Minimally Invasive Endoscopic Spine Surgery

Minimal incision size

Minimal pain

Minimal anesthesia

Minimal recovery time

Minimal risk of infection

Minimal soft tissue damage

Minimal time at a facility (typically an outpatient procedure)


founder endoscopic spine academy

Meet Dr. Tony Mork, MD

Relieving your back pain and giving you your life back is our goal at Dr. Tony Mork’s practices in Newport Beach, CA and Naples, FL.  Not only has Dr. Mork successfully performed over 8,000 endoscopic procedures, he also teaches and has produced his own training courses for doctors to become certified in endoscopic surgical procedures. When it comes to minimally invasive spine surgery, Dr. Mork is as professional and as experienced as it gets.

Conditions Treated by Dr. Tony Mork

Bulging Discs

Herniated Discs

Facet Syndrome

Annular Tears

Foraminal Stenosis

Spinal Stenosis


Failed Back Surgeries

Locations in Newport Beach, CA and Naples, FL

Dr. Tony Mork Newport Beach, CA

(949) 430-6658
1300 Bristol St N #124
Newport Beach, CA 92660
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Dr. Tony Mork Naples, FL

(239) 420-7447
4851 Tamiami Trail N STE 200
Naples, FL 34103
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