Michael W. (Age 57)
Diagnoses: Bulging/Herniated Disc, and Degenerative Facet Disease
Procedure: Minimally Invasive Laser Spine Procedure – Lumbar
How was your experience with the North American Spine Team?
Patient Care Manager: [She was] Very helpful.
Doctor: I liked my Doctor, he was very comforting.
Compared to Other Healthcare Experiences: Quick recovery, no more drugs are needed.
What was your lifestyle like before surgery?
I was in constant pain. I had a stabbing pain in my low back. Treatments previously tried: Injections, Physical Therapy, Chiropractic Care, Prescription Medication, along with Diet and Exercise.
What is your life like now, after surgery?
I am feeling great. I still use caution when lifting but I am pain free. [Now I can] Walk, ride bike, stand without pain.
What would you say to someone contemplating having a procedure with North American Spine?
Go for it, you will not regret it.