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The Advantages and Disadvantages of Neck Fusion

Total disc replacement surgery

Cervical disc herniation can lead to pain that radiates through your neck and arms, making everyday movement and activities difficult. If your case is severe, you might have to make the choice between cervical disc replacement, and neck fusion. This is a tough decision once you consider the benefits and risks of both procedures. However, if you’re leaning towards cervical spine fusion, here is some information that might help you to decide.

Cost

The Healthcare Bluebook estimates that a fair price for cervical fusion costs are about $24,000. It’s important to note that this price will vary greatly depending on what kind of