CT scan shows foci in vertebral bodies at C6, C7, & T1. Disc bulging & osteophytosis @ C3-4 w/moderate narrowing of the central canal & severe neural foraminal narrowing. C4-5 severe bilateral neural foraminal narrowing. C5-6 severe narrowing of the neural foraminal.
Symptoms-severe headaches, dizziness, numbness in right fingertips, very limited motion with neck.
Where does this put me?
I’m already fused from T11-S1.
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Donald Corenman, MD, DC is a highly-regarded spine surgeon, considered an expert in the area of neck and back pain. Trained as both a Medical Doctor and Doctor of Chiropractic, Dr. Corenman earned academic appointments as Clinical Assistant Professor and Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, and his research on spine surgery and rehabilitation has resulted in the publication of multiple peer-reviewed articles and two books.