Pain in the Neck: More Options Than Ever for a Common Complaint

In this short talk, neurosurgeon Irene Say, MD, discusses neck pain, one of the leading causes of disability, delineating the range of age-related degenerative issues that MRI reports typically sum up as “cervical spondylosis.” She clarifies the signs or factors in a patient's history that warrant a workup or a surgical consult, and offers a look at cutting-edge surgical techniques that are providing patients with alternatives to fusion and achieving remarkable outcomes.


March 8, 2023

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UCSF MedConnection

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Irene Say, MD

Irene Say, MD


Dr. Irene Say is a neurosurgeon who cares for patients with diseases of the spine, including traumatic, cancer-related and degenerative spine disorders.

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