If you have a nervous system problem and have been recommended neurosurgery, you must obtain as much information as possible about the procedure before agreeing to undergo surgery and to have peace of mind heading into the surgery. Your best resource of information related to your surgery is your neurosurgeon – a medical professional who
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Back pain can be debilitating and significantly impact your quality of life. Sometimes, conservative reliefs work, such as short-term bed rest, stretching, and physical therapy. Other times, more intense treatments are required to help relieve chronic pain or restore mobility. That’s where back surgery comes in. Before you make any decisions about it, there are
As the most critical part of your body, your spine protects your spinal cord, a long, thin tubular structure made up of nerves that carry signals from your brain to the rest of your body. While you may think that spinal injuries and defects result in spine pain only, these injuries and defects are linked
As the name indicates, an artificial disc is a human-made spinal disc used in place of your worn or degenerative disc in the neck or back. Artificial disc replacement surgery is an alternative treatment for spinal fusion (a type of surgery in which discs are fused together) as it offers greater spinal stability and motion.