When it comes to treating spine deformities in NYC, there is one medical professional that rises above all the others—Dr. Andrew Casden. Dr. Casden has helped many patients with a number of spinal issues that require compassionate and comprehensive care from a capable professional. One example of a spinal deformity that Dr. Casden treats here at our practice is called spinal stenosis. Spinal stenosis is a narrowing of the spinal canal. As a result of this narrowing, the spinal cord and/or the spinal nerve is compressed, which can cause pain and weakness in the area. Spinal stenosis can be confirmed with the use of an MRI. When it comes to treating spine deformities in NYC like spinal stenosis, Dr. Casden may recommend medications or even surgical methods. Another spinal issue that Dr. Casden treats in patients is spondylolisthesis, which is a condition in which one of vertebrae slips forward on the one below. Spondylolisthesis can also narrow the spinal canal, and it typically occurs in the lumbar spine. It can cause pain in the back and legs. If your symptoms are mild, Dr. Casden can simply monitor the condition over time and take medical action as needed. When it coems ot treating spine deformities in NYC, Dr. Casden tries to be conservative and only take drastic measures when they are needed to save you from unreasonable treatments that require serious amounts of healing and surgical time.
If you would like to learn more about treating spine deformities in NYCC, or any of the other many services that Dr. Casden offer, we highly recommend that you pay a visit to our practice’s main website, which contains a wealth of detailed information about our services and other related topics. If you ever have any specific questions or concerns that you would like addressed in more depth, please do not hesitate to contact the friendly team of staff here at Dr. Casden’s office for assistance. You can get in touch with us either by phone or online. Dr. Casden and the rest of the staff here look forward to working with you, and we hope to see you here at the office soon.