Our dynamic cervical models help a practitioner convey important relevant anatomy to patients to help empower the individual who may be struggling with cervical related pain.

Degenerative CervicalDynamic Disc Designs Corp.
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Grip Strength as a Screening Index for Severe Degenerative Cervical Spine

Goal of the Study? In this cross-sectional study from the International Journal of General Medicine[1.Grip Strength as a Screening Index for Severe Degenerative Cervical Myelopathy in Primary Care: Development of Cutoff Values Using Receiver…
Cervical Herniated Disc

Spontaneous regression of herniated cervical disc: A case report and literature review

Goal of the Study? In this review [1. Spontaneous regression of herniated cervical disc: A case report and literature review] the authors examine 76 cases of spontaneous herniated cervical discs and one direct patient experience to understand…
smartphone overuse
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Neck pain associated with smartphone overuse: cross-sectional report of a cohort study among office workers

Goal of the Study? In this study, [1. Neck pain associated with smartphone overuse: cross-sectional report of a cohort study among office workers], the aim was to investigate the association between nuchal (neck) pain, psychological impairment…
Cervical Spondylosis
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Association of Cervical Spondylosis with Peripheral Vertigo: A Case-Control Study

Goal of the Study? In this study, [1. Association of Cervical Spondylosis with Peripheral Vertigo: A Case-Control Study] the researchers investigated the association of prior cervical spondylosis (CS) diagnosis with peripheral vertigo in Taiwanese…
Upper Cervical Spine Model
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How Precise Are CT Scans for Detecting Upper Cervical Injury?

A study [1. Comprehensive computed tomography assessment of the upper cervical anatomy: what is normal?] published in The Spine Journal shared interesting results about CT exams and detecting upper cervical spine injuries. The conclusion hoped…
What are the Risk Factors Associated with Recurrent Lumbar Disc Herniation After Discectomy
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What are the Risk Factors Associated with Recurrent Lumbar Disc Herniation After Discectomy?

Not many reports address whether LSTV (Lumbosacral transitional vertebrae) has a link with LDH (Lumbar disc herniation). A study [1. Risk factors for recurrent lumbar disc herniation after discectomy], in the journal International Orthopedics,…
Fibromyalgia Patients, cervical spineJerome Fryer
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New Study Finds Evidence of Altered CNS Activity in Fibromyalgia Patients

A 2018 study [1. Altered Cervical Spinal Cord Resting State Activity in Fibromyalgia] of resting state functional magnetic resonance imaging (rs-fMRI) of the cervical spinal cord in fibromyalgia patients and control subjects found there was…
uncovertebral hypertrophy
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Migration of Nucleus Pulposus

Treatment strategies related to intervertebral disc displacement often involves extension. Robin McKenzie's work on centralization of symptoms in the case of disc herniation has been used by many.  Most of the research on migration nucleus…
uncovertebral hypertrophy
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Can you guess the symptoms?

Cervical x-rays can tell the ordering clinician a great deal in identifying the source of a patients symptoms. In this image, can you guess the symptoms in this 67 year old female? Cliff Tao DC DACBR Owner and Chiropractic Radiologist Orange…