What Kinds of Surgeries Are Done for a Neck Disc Injury?

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Now in the cervical spine, there's typically two operations that we do. One is where you remove the disc, put a typically a piece of bone in its place and a tiny cervical plate, and that's called an anterior cervical infusion, or we started doing more and more of, we do something called a cervical disc replacement.

So, instead of fusing the cervical spine, we remove the disc and put in a prosthetic or artificial disc in its place to preserve the spine's motion..