A 46 year old female presented with a C5/6 disc herniation. Dr. Pashman used the Prestige Disc.
Prestige Artificial Disc at C5/6
46 yr old female
Presented with neck pain and numbness in both hands.
C5/6 disc herniation, spinal cord effacement
Neuroforaminal stenosis, myeloradiculopathy, degenerative disc disease
Indications for Surgery:
Degeneration at C6/7
C5/6 Disc Herniation
Gliosis in spinal cord with significant narrowing
Failed conservative therapy
Radical Discectomy C5/6 with removal of disc herniation
Prestige Artificial Disc Replacement at C5/6
Intraoperative somatosensory evoked potentials.
The patient’s natural cervical lordosis has been restored. The patient is doing well post-operatively.