Items Tagged ‘Cervical Myelopathy’
Dr. Kaiser on Care for the Aging Spine
As people age, lots of things can contribute to a gradual degeneration of the spine. Spondylosis (spon-duh-LO-sis) is a catch-all term for...Posted on Oct 2, 2015 by Department Author In Blog, Spine, Spine Hospital Blog
Columbia Neurosurgeons Dr. Peter Angevine and Dr. Michael Kaiser Share Spine Expertise at Neurosurgery Meeting
Dr. Peter Angevine and Dr. Michael Kaiser shared their unique knowledge of spinal disorders at a half day practical course at the recent annual meeting of the Congress of Neurological Surgeons...Posted on Nov 6, 2013 by Department Author In Doctors, Neurosurgeons, News, Spine, Spine Hospital News
The spinal cord begins at the base of the brain and continues through the bony canal of the cervical (neck) and thoracic (chest) portions of the spine to end in the upper region of the lumbar (lower) spine as a bundle of individual nerve fibers. At any level the spinal cord carries the neural...