Case Details Date 30 Jun 2013 Doctor/Team Name Munish C. Gupta, M.D. Skills anterior release, anterior fusion, Ponte osteotomy Category Adult, Osteotomy, Scoliosis Case Information This 66-year-old patient had progressive scoliosis. Her back pain and leg became intolerable over time. She had epidural injections and other non-operative treatments that all failed. The lateral radiograph displays the thoracolumbar kyphotic deformity. She underwent an anterior release of the severe and rigid lumbar scoliotic deformity. She then underwent a posterior release and correction with instrumentation and fusion.