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What is the best way to treat cervical spondylolisthesis?
10 doctors weighed in

Dr. Michael Bolesta
Orthopedic Surgery
5 doctors agree
In brief: Depends
Neck pain is best treated with therapy, exercise (isometric, aerobic), sometimes medication.
If there are nerve symptoms (numbness, tingling, weakness, pain) in the arms, other treatment may be needed.

In brief: Depends
Neck pain is best treated with therapy, exercise (isometric, aerobic), sometimes medication.
If there are nerve symptoms (numbness, tingling, weakness, pain) in the arms, other treatment may be needed.
Dr. Michael Bolesta
Dr. Michael Bolesta
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Dr. Prem Gupta
Neurology
4 doctors agree
In brief: Sometimes surgery
If neurological symptoms are present and progressive in spite of conservative treatment, then surgical treatment could help.

In brief: Sometimes surgery
If neurological symptoms are present and progressive in spite of conservative treatment, then surgical treatment could help.
Dr. Prem Gupta
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Dr. Mehul Desai
Pain Management
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Depends
This depends on the severity of the misalignment or if there is instability.
Mild disease can be treated with cervical stabilization, posture correction, strengthening and range of motion exercise. Medications and cortisone injections may facilitate physical therapy. Severe disease may require surgery.

In brief: Depends
This depends on the severity of the misalignment or if there is instability.
Mild disease can be treated with cervical stabilization, posture correction, strengthening and range of motion exercise. Medications and cortisone injections may facilitate physical therapy. Severe disease may require surgery.
Dr. Mehul Desai
Dr. Mehul Desai
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