A minimally invasive treatment for spinal fractures.

I'm taking steroid medication. Am I at risk?

Kyphon® Balloon Kyphoplasty has helped thousands. Learn how it may help you.

I'm taking steroid medication. Am I at risk?

Talk to a specialist to learn if balloon kyphoplasty is right for you.

I'm taking steroid medication. Am I at risk?

Step Back Into Life.

Spinal fractures (also called vertebral compression fractures or VCFs) can have a devastating effect on your health and quality of life. But it may be possible to avoid the chronic pain and spine deformity that often results from spinal fractures.

If performed early enough, KYPHON® Balloon Kyphoplasty may make it possible for you to return to your normal, active lifestyle. Take charge of your bone health! Learn more about KYPHON® Balloon Kyphoplasty and talk to your doctor about whether it’s right for you.

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About Balloon Kyphoplasty

KYPHON® Balloon Kyphoplasty is a minimally invasive procedure that may relieve spinal fracture pain and correct vertebral body angular deformity.

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Patient Stories

Balloon kyphoplasty has helped thousands of patients maintain their active lives. Some patients have chosen to share their inspiring stories.

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What Doctors Say

Learn why these doctors recommend balloon kyphoplasty for their spinal fracture patients.

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Important Safety Information

The complication rate with KYPHON® Balloon Kyphoplasty has been demonstrated to be low. There are risks associated with the procedure (for example, cement leakage), including serious complications, and though rare, some of which may be fatal. This procedure is not for everyone. A prescription is required. Please consult your physician for a complete list of indications, contraindications, benefits, and risks. Only you and your physician can determine whether this procedure is right for you.