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Dr. Robert Bray, Jr MD
Frequently Asked Questions
Will I need to wear a brace collar?
Will I need prophylaxis when I have dental procedures?
When can I drive or travel after surgery?
How long is the surgery?
How do I know whether to use ice or heat?
Will I set off the metal detector?
What's the difference between spinal cord compression and nerve compression?
Should I take anti-inflammatories?
How can I manage my main post-operatively?
How long is post-operative recovery?
Should I go to physical therapy?
How big is the scar? Can I help the healing process?
Can I take supplements or herbal medications?
How can I care for my wound after surgery? Can it get wet?