68-year-old woman, very active, demanding job as music teacher / director. fusion of C-4/5 and C-5-6 recommended. Does not want fusion. Would like disc replacement without plate. Any good choices? Is shaving the bone a good temporary option? C4 is pressing on spinal cord . There are areas where spinal fluid cannot get through. Exploring surgical options locally.
Asked On : Fri, 1 Mar 2013