How Much Does Scoliosis Surgery Cost? The Cost of Spinal Fusion Surgery and Alternatives

How Much Does Scoliosis Surgery Cost? The Cost of Spinal Fusion Surgery and Alternatives

Scoliosis correction surgery has increased in frequency over the last two decades with the most common reason for scoliosis surgical recommendation being adolescent idiopathic scoliosis 3. As you would imagine, the scoliosis operation cost, or scoliosis surgery cost can be significant. But does the cost balance the benefit? How much does a surgery for scoliosis cost? Here we discuss the cost of surgery for scoliosis, how it has changed over

Read More
5 Surprising Facts about Adolescent Scoliosis

5 Surprising Facts about Adolescent Scoliosis

Learning that you or your child has scoliosis can be a stressful experience. Finding quality information about scoliosis and scoliosis treatment that is backed by scientific research and medical studies can be even more stressful and difficult. However, being as informed and educated as possible is key to making good treatment decisions and ensuring the outcome of your scoliosis treatment is the best it can be; the more scoliosis facts

Read More
Scoliosis Spinal Fusion Surgery: What to expect

Scoliosis Spinal Fusion Surgery: What to expect

Scoliosis surgery is often recommended when the scoliosis Cobb angle reaches or exceeds 40 degrees. The most common and widely prescribed surgery is spinal fusion surgery. As tempting as it might be, it is important to remember that there is no quick fix for scoliosis, surgically or non-surgically. What is Spinal Fusion Surgery? Spinal fusion surgery is the most invasive scoliosis treatment of all of the options available. It entails

Read More
Can Scoliosis Be Cured Without Surgery?

Can Scoliosis Be Cured Without Surgery?

Many cases of idiopathic scoliosis can be cured without surgery.  Since scoliosis is defined as a lateral deviation of the spine exceeding 10 degrees, a cure is considered to be any treatment that is able to reduce scoliosis to under 10 degrees.  Key factors in the curability of scoliosis are the size of the curve and the effectiveness of the treatment.  When utilizing the Silicon Valley Scoliosis Method, smaller curves

Read More
Avoiding Scoliosis Surgery

Avoiding Scoliosis Surgery

At Scoliosis Care Centers by Janzen and Janzen Chiropractic, we understand that scoliosis surgery is a lifelong and life-changing decision. That's why we make it our mission to treat scoliosis with a comprehensive non-surgical and non-invasive methodology. Spinal Fusion Surgery Is Not a Quick Fix Scoliosis surgery is often mistaken and misunderstood as a quick-fix when even surgical correction of scoliosis is limited by the flexibility (and underlying nerve tension)

Read More