In this video we will discuss the three things to know before considering an artificial disc replacement.
In the first segment, we’ll break down the components of a cervical artificial disc and delve into differing biomechanics. By grasping the concepts of different core technologies, you’ll gain a further understanding of how artificial disc cores translate to varying biomechanics.
Next, we’ll delve into the importance of discussing the history and track record of the artificial disc your surgeon is recommending. Gain confidence by asking about how long the artificial disc has been implanted in the United States and Europe (if applicable) and what the track record looks like.
Finally, the experience of your surgeon plays a pivotal role in the success of any surgical procedure, especially cervical artificial disc replacement. In this segment, we’ll discuss what to ask to make sure you are in the hands of a surgeon who has extensive experience with artificial disc replacement surgery. This step is crucial to ensure you’re in the hands of a highly skilled and experienced professional who can deliver optimal results.
By watching this video, you’ll have a comprehensive understanding of three critical things to talk to your doctor about before opting for cervical artificial disc replacement surgery.