Dr. Henkin has practiced minimally invasive
spine surgery since 2000, which is long before other so-called “spine
institutes” first appeared or the founding of the Society for Minimally
Invasive Spine Surgery in 2006. Many
physicians claim to have minimally invasive spine surgery credentials, but Dr.
Henkin is one of only a small, select group that adheres to minimally invasive
surgical principles for more than 95% of his surgeries. The benefits of
minimally invasive spine surgery are well known, including shorter hospital
stays, less blood loss, less infection risk, reduced scarring, smaller
incisions, and better patient functional capacity.
Dr. Henkin's practice includes the full spectrum of adult neurological surgery. He has performed over 300 craniotomies for brain tumors. Although he has extensive cranial surgical experience, he has chosen to focus his expertise predominately on comprehensive spine care especially in the area of "Minimally Invasive and Complex Spine Surgery
Dr. Henkin utilizes the latest technological advancements to deliver superior patent results. Dr. Henkin is one of the first surgeons in the Tampa Bay area to offer spine surgery incorporating the Mazor X Robotic System
. In addition, he has been an expert practitioner of Computer Image Guidance Technology during the past decade. These technologies allow for precision as accurate as 2mm.