Treatment options for cervical spondylosis. If cervical spondylosis and radiculopathy are limiting your quality of life and conservative treatments such as pain medications, physical therapy and chiropractic care do not provide you with sufficient relief, contact Laser Spine Institute.
There are many signs and symptoms associated with cervical spondylosis with radiculopathy. First, people will notice an increase in pain and stiffness in the neck. Second, the radiculopathy can cause pain, numbness, and tingling in the hands, arms, shoulders, neck, or head.
Cervical spondylosis is a ‘wear and tear’ of the vertebrae and discs in the neck. It is a normal part of ageing and does not cause symptoms in many people. However, it is sometimes a cause of neck pain. Symptoms tend to come and go. Treatments include keeping the …
Symptoms of cervical spondylosis with myelopathy include: Tingling, numbness, and/or weakness in the arms, hands, legs, or feet. Lack of coordination and difficulty walking. Abnormal reflexes. Muscle spasms. Loss of control over bladder and bowel (incontinence)
Types of cervical radiculopathy. The cervical spine has seven cervical vertebrae, which are the bones which form the neck part of the body. These bones are separated by intervertebral discs, which absorb shock for the spine. Every cervical vertebra has a canal, which allows the spinal cord to travel through.