Specialty Physician Consultation – 1-hour examination and assessment with related review and treatment recommendations. Spinal stenosis is a narrowing of areas in the lumbar (back) or cervical (neck) spine, which causes pressure on the spinal cord or one or more of the spinal nerves.
Degenerative osteoarthritis is the most common cause.
The total cost includes a one-hour consultation with a specialist. Not included are diagnostic studies, consultations with additional specialists, and cost of complication management; travel, food, and lodging.