New Study Reviews Impact of Bariatric Weight Loss Surgery on Lumbar Fusion Patients

New Study Reviews Impact of Bariatric Weight Loss Surgery on Lumbar Fusion Patients

Many physicians suggest that obese patients who are candidates for lumbar fusion surgery pursue a weight loss program prior to their surgery in order to improve their overall health. A new study conducted by a researcher from the Montefiore Medical Center has refined that recommendation. Though Woojin Cho agrees that patients need to take steps… Continue Reading

Cervical Spine Injury

Cervical Spine Injury

In the United States, the most common causes of spinal cord injuries are motor vehicle accidents, including both automobile accidents and motorcycle accidents. After this category, the injury is the result of falls, acts of violence, and sport-related injuries. Considering the prevalence of vehicle accidents in this devastating injury, it is no wonder that so… Continue Reading

UK’s Princess Eugenie Recalls Scoliosis Surgery

UK’s Princess Eugenie Recalls Scoliosis Surgery

It’s a big year for royal weddings, as Prince Harry recently married American actress Megan Markle, and Prince Andrew’s daughter with ex-wife Sarah Ferguson Princess Eugenie has just announced her engagement as well. For those who have followed Eugenie since childhood, there is special pleasure in seeing her strong and healthy almost twenty years after… Continue Reading