No but secondary . Issues that can result from these aging related symptoms can be managed usually with nonoperative means and when indicated, surgery. Cervical spondylosis is a normal finding as we age.
No. Cervical spondylosis is produced over time by the natural wear and tear pattern of the cervical spine. While it can be accelerated with certain trauma, it is not curable. The symptoms it causes my be treatable with epidural steroid injections, and/or oral medications for anti inflammatory or analgesia(pain killer).
NO. There are a lot of things you can do to minimize your symptoms like massage, therapeutic exercise, pt, and medications that may reduce your pain. Even stopping smoking can reduce the progression if you are a smoker. A balanced approach is the best way to go with a combination of all of the above.
No. Cervical spondylosis is a disorder in which there is abnormal wear on the cartilage and bones of the neck (cervical vertebrae). This is develops over time and is often the result of posture, occupation, genetics, and normal wear and tear. Often symptoms develop over time or can occur suddenly. Prevention including smoking cessation, proper ergonomics, and posture are the best ways to avoid pain.