Medical Illustration | Cervical, Lumbar Disc Herniations with Cervical Discectomy & Fusion Surgery – Left Shoulder Rotator Cuff Tear & Right Shoulder Surgery

Case Type:

Motor Vehicle Collision

Area of Injury:

Cervical Spine, Lumbar Spine, Left Shoulder, Right Shoulder


Overall Objective:

Attorney Ronald Rosenkranz from Finkelstein & Partners, LLP approached TTS to request film colorizations of the cervical and lumbar films plus illustration of the left shoulder injury. Additionally, surgical illustrations of the cervical spine fusion and right shoulder repair his client sustained due to a rear-end collision.

Our Work on the Case

Exhibit 1

Cervical spine film colorizations of the disc herniations at C5-6 and C6-7 shown on a pre-operative MRI and a X-ray showing the subsequent hardware placed to repair the injuries.

Exhibit 2

Lumbar spine MRI film colorizations of the disc herniations at L1-2, L3-4 and L4-5 showing a comparison of progression of injuries.

Exhibit 3

Describe what this shows. Use terminology from op or diagnostic test report. 

Exhibit 4

Surgical illustration detailing the steps involved in an arthroscopic repair of the right shoulder; including labral tear repair, bursectomy, acromioplasty and rotator cuff repair.

Exhibit 5

Medical illustration showing the anatomy of a left shoulder rotator cuff tear.