Sprains / Fractures
A sprain is an injury to the soft tissues that support the spine, such as muscles, ligaments and tendons. When a bone in the spine cracks or breaks, it is called a fracture.
Case Study 01 - Thoraco-Lumbar Fracture
Patient: 19 year old woman who sustained L2 and L3 burst fractures from motor vehicle accident.
Treatment: Lumbar instrumentation
Case Study 02 - Cervical Fracture
Patient: 129 year old male involved in surfing accident.
Treatment: Anterior cervical corpectomy and fusion followed by posterior fusion with instrumentation