Well, you have no significant compression of the cord or roots based upon the radiologist’s interpretation and you have a solid fusion. Your arm and neck symptom source can be determined by the injections I earlier outlined. Your lower back has some issues that would not affect the neck or arms but certainly could affect your back and legs.
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.