Donald Corenman, MD, DC
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The best chance for recovery is decompression sooner than later. Unfortunately, I no longer have access to my records so that efficacy paper cannot be completed. 7 months is late but it never is too late. I would get a new MRI before considering surgery as these fragments can migrate.

Dr. Corenman

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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.