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Hello everyone and thank you for taking the time to read my post. I am 26 years old and was just told I need a c4-5 fusion. To make a long story short I dislocated my shoulder almost 10 years ago. Had a surgery on my shoulder about 3 years ago and I still have pain. After a neck MRI I have about 4 or 5 bulging disks and a weird curve to my neck which is causing referred pain to my shoulder. The Dr what to go in from the front and put a plastic v shaped implant between c4-5 to correct the curve. I am told my bones will grow into the implant to fuse together. And this should stop the referred pain to my shoulder blade. I am Very relieved to finally have an answer after 10 years of pain. But I am very worried about my ROM after the surgery. Can someone typically still move their head around after a c4-5 fusion? Has anyone had a c4-5 fusion that can tell me what their ROM is like post surgery?