ABOUT YOUR SURGEON
Dr. David Edis is an orthopedic and spine surgeon.
The main interest of David is the management of the conditions of the spine in adults. He has a particular experience in less invasive techniques to control the deformity of the spine. David uses lateral mini-open surgery (or OLIF) and percutaneous placement of posterior screw guided by robot, which can reduce blood loss and perioperative risks and recovery times for patients undergoing surgery. spinal fusion. David has extensive experience in all facets of spine surgery, from simple to complex, covering cervical to lumbo-pelvic conditions. He is an active researcher and medical educator, believes in lifelong learning in clinical practice and constantly updates his skills and helps other surgeons to update their skills.
AREAS OF INTEREST SPECIALIST:
Spine surgery for adults
Hip and knee arthroplasty
APPROACH TO PATIENT ATTENTION:
David believes in a multidisciplinary approach to patient care and works closely with primary caregivers, pain specialists, physiotherapists, clinical psychologists, nurses and the occupational therapist to achieve evidence-based contemporary care for patients with spinal conditions.
David believes that surgery is only one part of the solution for patients and encourages them to seek more information about their conditions to make sure they can make an informed decision and, when appropriate, perform non-operative and self-controlled treatments before taking the decision to undergo surgery. surgery. It encourages supervised rehabilitation for all patients undergoing surgical treatment and follows patients for 12 months or more to follow up on the results.