The spine is one of the most important parts of the human body, and its bones and connective tissues form a column that protects the spinal cord and associated nerves. When this column narrows because of arthritis, spondylosis or spondylolisthesis, it causes a condition called spinal stenosis that can affect the neck and lower back.
X-Rays, CTs or Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is a common diagnostic technique used to identify a broad range of conditions, including those of the spine. These noninvasive procedures can take anywhere between 10 to 60 minutes depending on the complexity of the patient’s condition. If your imaging test reveals that you have spondylosis, or any
If you’re experiencing back pain, back stiffness, or muscle spasms in your hamstrings, spondylosis or spondylolisthesis could be to blame. In order to determine the cause of these symptoms, only an expert in spine, such as a neurosurgeon or orthopedic spine surgeon, can provide you an accurate diagnosis. Based on the severity of spondylosis or