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Cervical disc disease

It's important to get evaluated by a top New York injury doctor in the first 72 hours after your accident. 


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Cervical Disc Disease Overview:

  • Degenerative condition affecting the intervertebral discs in the cervical spine

  • Involves wear and tear, leading to changes in disc structure and potential compression of adjacent nerves

Causes of Cervical Disc Disease:

  • Aging and natural disc degeneration

  • Repetitive stress or strain on the cervical spine

  • Trauma or injury to the neck

  • Genetic factors influencing disc integrity

Signs and Symptoms:

  • Neck pain and stiffness

  • Radicular symptoms, such as arm pain, numbness, or tingling

  • Weakness in the arms or hands

  • Headaches originating from the neck

Diagnosis and Evaluation:

  • Clinical evaluation of symptoms and physical examination

  • Imaging studies (X-ray, MRI) to assess disc degeneration and nerve compression

  • Nerve conduction studies for assessing nerve function, if necessary

Treatment Approaches:

  • Conservative Measures:

    • Physical therapy and exercises to improve posture and strengthen neck muscles

    • Medications for pain management and inflammation

    • Lifestyle modifications to reduce strain on the neck

  • Interventional Procedures:

    • Epidural steroid injections for targeted pain relief

    • Facet joint injections for localized pain management

  • Surgical Intervention:

    • For severe cases not responsive to conservative measures

    • Procedures may include discectomy, artificial disc replacement, or fusion

NYPMD Specialists for Cervical Disc Disease:

  • Specialized evaluation by NYPMD orthopedic surgeons and specialists outside New York

  • Expertise in managing cervical disc disease through conservative and surgical interventions

  • Collaborative approach with physical therapists and other specialists for comprehensive patient care

What You Can Expect at NYPMD for Cervical Disc Disease:

  • Thorough assessment of cervical disc disease and associated symptoms

  • Personalized treatment plans tailored to individual needs

  • Conservative or surgical interventions based on the severity of the condition

  • Holistic support for improved cervical function and overall well-being

It's important to get evaluated by a top New York injury doctor in the first 72 hours after your accident. 

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