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New investigational stabilzation device for cervical (neck) fusion

Trial ID:
IRB-20-7674
Jamieson S Glenn, MD
This study will compare the addition of a posterior cervical (neck) stabilization when used in combination with anterior cervical (neck) disc fusion for treatment of multilevel cervical degenerative disease

Inclusion Criteria

Patients must:
  • Be 18-80 years of age
  • Be clinically indicated to have a multilevel neck fusion surgery because of severe neck pain
  • Be willing to return for follow-up visits post surgery for up to 2 years

Exclusion Criteria

Patients must not:
  • Body Mass Index (BMI) greater than 40kg
  • Chronic use of steroids or opioids
  • Sever osteoporosis

Additional Info

  • All treatment and study visits will take place at Scripps Encinitas

Contact Info:

  • Clinical Research Service
  • CRSLeadership@scrippshealth.org