The laser application was introduced at the end of 70’s such in several surgical specialities with great advantages both for the surgeon both for the patient.At the end of the past millennium a new application area took place: Percutaneous laser disc decompression (PLDD)
Today, after 10 years of international experiences, the PLDD procedure can be considered as the mini invasive and standardized solution for the herniated disc treatment.PLDD procedure has become a technique daily used by an even bigger number of specialists all across the world.
Italy had a primary rule in the development of materials, standardization and correct diffusion of the procedure by the contribute of his scientists and specialists.Since 2003 the Italian laser utilizers have been developing more than thirty meeting days of learning projects and tutoring courses with the help of qualified professional people.