Spondylosis

Prices in Germany are normally 75% below the cost for surgical treatment the affects of Spondylosis in the US and are individually quoted. They include all medical expenses, the hospital stay, surgeon's fees, operation room fees, anesthesia, anesthesiologist's fees, medicine, nursing, semi-private room, meals, pre-op diagnosis, local phone and English TV.

Spondylosis sometimes called spinal osteoarthritis is a degenerative disease of the vertebrae, that causes the vertebrae to deform, much like the ends of bones in other joints. Additionally, osteocytes may begin to appear at the vertebra ends and edges, which can cause complications with the vertebral disc and nerves. Spondylosis often appears with other problems such as disc herniation and degenerative disc disease.

Spondylosis like osteoarthritis usually appears in people over the age of 40. Initial treatment are consists of physical therapy and acupuncture. Injections with fluouroscope guidance may follow. If these osteocytes begin to appear in the lamina or other areas of the vertebra, surgery may be required.