the BRYAN® Cervical Disc System - YouTube
Cervical disc prosthesis: 2-year follow-up - SciELO
Based on this knowledge, Dr Vincent Bryan developed his total cervical disc arthroplasty device in the 1990s. Dr Goffin of Belgium implanted this prosthesis for the first time in January 2000.,,, The aim of this review is to present the Bryan® Cervical Disc System (Medtronic Sofamor Danek; Memphis, Tennesse) and its use in the treatment of degenerative disc disease. Several types of cervical disc prostheses are marketed at present.,,
Bryan Artificial Cervical Disc - Neck Pain Explained
The standard surgical procedure for cervical degenerative disc disease or disc herniation has been in use for more than 50 years. It involves an anterior approach to the cervical spine and removal of the disc with the offending tissue (anterior cervical discectomy [ACD])., This procedure is safe in view of nerve decompression., However, ACD alone shows a tendency to create subsequent problems. The most notable are pain because of chronic instability or malalignment of the operated segment, as well as adjacent-segment disease.
Frisbee - the first artificial cervical disc of 3RD generation
If your surgeon cannot find a a reason to explain axial neck pain and suggests that you undergo discography, this might serve as a red flag that a cervical total disc replacement ultimately may not fix your underlying problem.
treatment of single-level cervical disk disease with the Bryan ..
The DISCOVER Artificial Cervical Intervertabral Disc arthroplasty from Depuy is an unconstrained cervical disc prosthesis. The device is indicated for symptomatic cervical disc disease, with the aim of improving range of neck movement and reducing neck pain. The device comprises titanium alloy endplates coated with porous titanium spray and hydroxyapatite, and a central ultra high molecular weight polyethylene articulating core. It is available in a range of sizes and thicknesses.