The spine is composed of a complex network of bones that allow for easy and flexible movement while protecting the delicate spinal cord. In this educational video, you can learn the basics of spinal anatomy.
Watch as a 3-D animation demonstrates how the series of 33 vertebrae is split into five segments, as well as how the bones fit together with ligaments, discs, and nerves.
Contact Spine and Sports Medicine of HoHoKus for more information about how the spine works. With expert chiropractors and physical therapists on-staff, our team helps Ridgewood-area patients by using spinal decompression, pinched nerve treatments, and other physical therapy techniques. Call (201) 447-0346 today to learn more.