CD HORIZON® SEXTANT™ is a "percutaneous" (through the skin) pedicle screw and rod insertion system. It enables the surgeon to precisely implant the screws and rods in a minimally invasive fashion. Once the METRx tubes have been removed, the SEXTANT™ screws are placed through the same small (one-inch) incisions. The rods are percutaneously inserted through tiny openings (approximately one-fourth of an inch long) in the skin. This system helps to immobilize the spine (internal fixation) so the bone grafts can heal and fuse the vertebrae together.

Midwest Spine Care

 Mark Chang M.D.

1100 Joliet St

Suite 104

Dyer, IN 46311

Tel: (219) 836-4955

Hospital Affiliations

Advocate South Suburban Hospital

17800 Kedzie Ave,

Hazel Crest, IL 60429

Community Hospital

901 Macarthur Blvd.

Munster, IN 46321

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