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Neurosurgeon or orthopedic surgeon for neck surgery? Possible fusion or discectomy.

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Dr. Tariq Niazi
Orthopedic Surgery
2 doctors agree

In brief: Either will do as --

Both of them should be trained in doing these surgeries.
The orthopod should be a spinal surgeon. Your pcp canhelp you as to who to go to. Good luck.

In brief: Either will do as --

Both of them should be trained in doing these surgeries.
The orthopod should be a spinal surgeon. Your pcp canhelp you as to who to go to. Good luck.
Dr. Tariq Niazi
Dr. Tariq Niazi
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Dr. Peter Ihle
Orthopedic Surgery

In brief: Either 1, just be --

-sure that they are fellowship trained in spine surgery.
I am biased as I am an orthopedic surgeon, so I recommend an orthopedic surgeon fellowship trained.

In brief: Either 1, just be --

-sure that they are fellowship trained in spine surgery.
I am biased as I am an orthopedic surgeon, so I recommend an orthopedic surgeon fellowship trained.
Dr. Peter Ihle
Dr. Peter Ihle
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Dr. Kevin Vaught
Neurosurgery

In brief: Both treat spine

A neurosurgeon and a orthopaedic spine surgeon both treat spine problems.
Ask your family doctor for recommendations. You can also check out healthgrades.Com. Good luck.

In brief: Both treat spine

A neurosurgeon and a orthopaedic spine surgeon both treat spine problems.
Ask your family doctor for recommendations. You can also check out healthgrades.Com. Good luck.
Dr. Kevin Vaught
Dr. Kevin Vaught
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Dr. Robert Killian
General Practice

In brief: Please Clarify

These are the type of experts that do this surgery.
But, I do not see a question in your statement.

In brief: Please Clarify

These are the type of experts that do this surgery.
But, I do not see a question in your statement.
Dr. Robert Killian
Dr. Robert Killian
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