Dr. Wang describes cervical spinal stenosis.
Cervical spinal stenosis is when there is less room for the spinal cord in the neck, and so the spinal cord doesn’t have the normal amount of room and it can cause pressure on the nerves.
About Dr. Wang, M.D.:
Dr. Jeffrey Wang, M.D., is the Chief of Spine Surgery and Professor of Orthopedic Surgery and Neurology at the UCLA School of Medicine. He specializes in all spine disorders in the cervical, thoracic, and lumbar area. His research interests include gene therapy for the treatment of spinal disorders, minimally invasive surgery for spinal disorders, bone growth biological proteins, and biomedical engineering of non-invasive spine surgery using high intensity focused ultrasonic waves.