Understand the Anatomy of Your Cervical Spine

treat adult scoliosis

If you have been told that you need a cervical surgery near Las Vegas, such as a cervical discectomy, understanding the anatomy of that portion of your spine can help you understand your procedure. The cervical spine supports your head and is responsible for allowing neck movement. This video explains more.

In this video, you’ll see the various structures that make up your cervical spine, including the vertebrae, discs, and lamina. A problem with any one of these structures can lead to neck pain and the need for cervical surgery.

At the Spine Institute of Nevada , we perform minimally invasive surgery for a range of spine problems, including cervical pain. If you’re suffering from back problems , schedule an appointment with a spine surgeon by calling (702) 479-7417.