Cervical Fractures

Advantages of Cervical Artificial Disc Replacement

By Texas Neurosurgery LLP
September 15, 2018

Although cervical disc replacement is a relatively new procedure, with the FDA approving the first spinal disc replacement only in July 2007, the procedure has been very successful with our patients at Texas Neurosurgery. Here are some benefits to replacing the cervical disc rather than fusing two vertebrae together. The goal of each procedure is...  read more


Fixing that Pain in the Neck — Cervical Discectomy

By Texas Neurosurgery LLP
May 15, 2017

The cervical spine consists of the seven bones beginning at the base of the skull and running down to the trunk. The bones are separated by intervertebral discs that allow the spine to move freely. The neck has the greatest amount of movement of any area of the spine. Because of this, when one of...  read more


What Causes Cervical Fractures?

By admin
May 27, 2015

The cervical spine is comprised of seven bones and a fracture in any one of them constitutes a cervical fracture. Since this cervical vertebra supports your head and connects it to the shoulders and body, a fracture can have some serious implications for you in terms of pain and ability to carry out your normal...  read more


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