Back pain and spinal problems are among the most common reasons people see a doctor. That was true for Mrs. Downing, who suffered with intense back pain for many years. In this video, Mrs. Downing and her surgeon, Dr. Daniel Gelb, co-director of the University of Maryland Spine Program, discuss the process that led to her having minimally invasive spinal fusion surgery, as well as the results. Dr. Gelb also provides an overview of the UM Spine Program.