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Doctor insights on: Cervical Collar

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Cervical (Definition)

Cervical relates to the first seven vertebra of the spine. It is related it the neck. Also it refers to the muscular opening/exit of ...Read more


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I want to know about some exercise for Lordosis patients .. using back support elastic belt and cervical collar for more than a year but nothing work?

I want to know about  some exercise for Lordosis patients .. using back support elastic belt and cervical collar for more than a year but nothing work?

It may help if it--: -due 2 habitual posture. It serves as a reminder 2 not slouch. If due 2 anatomical variant, they will not help. ...Read more

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Should I do neck exercises & physio during acute phase of cervical radiculopathy or just wear collar & how long should I wear it?

Should I do neck exercises & physio during acute phase of cervical radiculopathy or just wear collar & how long should I wear it?

Depends: there is a lot to this question. First of all, I would make sure that you see a neurologist for a complete evaluation before exercising. You may need an MRI of the neck as well. Once that is done you can move forward with gentle traction, limited exercise. I would wear a c collar until you are evaluated. Good luck and I hope you feel better soon. ...Read more