Neck and Back Injury

January 25, 2011

Neck and Back Injury Recovery – The Treatments

Recovery plans for neck or back injuries vary depending on the severity of the injuries and the patients’ health conditions. Neck and back injury recovery generally involves medical treatments that start with a conservative and nonsurgical treatment. For severe neck and back injuries, surgical treatment may be needed after the conservative treatments fail to relieve the symptoms.

Neck Injury Treatment

Most neck injuries involve only soft tissue such as muscles, ligaments, and tendons. Severe neck injuries may also involve cervical vertebrae, intervertebral discs, joints, or even the spinal cord. (more…)