A new study implies that certain patient factors may predict stronger outcomes for anterior cervical discectomy and fusion (ACDF) surgery, followed by physical therapy, versus undergoing physical therapy alone.
An artificial cervical disc can help ease the pain, weakness, and numbness that may be caused by a cervical herniated disc. Our newest video describes how a cervical disc replacement procedure is done.
Pain from degenerative disc disease can be debilitating, but you have options. Exercise, over-the-counter pain medications, lifestyle changes, and surgery are all valid ways to control degenerative disc disease pain.