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  • Accurate Diagnosis
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    The Importance of an Accurate Diagnosis Before Cervical Disc Replacement

The Importance of an Accurate Diagnosis Before Cervical Disc Replacement

Neck pain can result from any number of underlying causes and issues. While temporary pain is often the result of a minor strain or pinch, the source of chronic pain is usually much harder to determine. For a patient to proceed with invasive treatment options – like cervical disc replacement – it is necessary […]

By |August 5th, 2014|Medical Treatments|

Opting for Medication over Surgery

Surgery is often an effective treatment solution for chronic neck pain, but is usually considered the last option. While there are plenty of safe, minimally-invasive surgeries available, each has its own inherent risks. Medication, while not always safe in its own right, is sometimes preferred over surgery.

Over-the-Counter Medication for Neck Pain

The best case scenario […]

By |August 5th, 2014|Medical Treatments|

Spinal Injections: A Precursor to Cervical Disc Replacement

While most people are aware of the typical lifestyle changes, medications, and surgeries available to neck pain sufferers, spinal injections often go unmentioned. While they are not effective for everyone, they have certainly proven useful in a variety of situations.

What are Spinal Injections?

Spinal injections usually consist of a local anestheticand corticosteroid. The injection is […]

By |August 5th, 2014|Medical Treatments|
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    Cervical Disc Replacement: One of the Many Treatment Options

Cervical Disc Replacement: One of the Many Treatment Options

If you suffer from neck-related pain, the underlying cause could be one of a number of different issues. From poor lifestyle habits to damaged discs, neck pain can arise from almost anything. Depending on the cause and severity of pain, there are a number of treatment options available to you. Let’s take a look […]

By |August 5th, 2014|Medical Treatments|