Non-operative Cervical Spondylosis Treatment
- Bracing-Designed to immobilize the spine for short periods to allow inflammation to subside.
- Stretching-These should start with a gentle stretching of all the major muscle groups of the neck.
- Exercise -Specifically designed to build strength in the major muscle groups of the neck.
- Medication-Designed to reduce inflammation, lessen pain and stop nerve irritation.
Treatment of cervical spondylosis is designed to reduce pain and irritation to the spinal cord and nerves, while also improving the ability of the patient to participate in normal, everyday activities.