Age: 47 Location: Brentwood, TN Pre-Surgery Life Style/Condition: Eighteen years ago, I fell about 15 feet through the attic of our new home. I suffered two concussions and numerous broken bones, shearing two Transverse Process Ribs off my spine in the lower lumbar region of my back. As time passed, the bones healed and I… read more
Age: 20 Pre-Surgery Life Style/Condition: Constant back and leg pain. I was unable to bend or stoop. Some days I needed help getting out of bed. Could really do no physical activity without ‘paying for it’ the next day. Quality of life was very discouraging. Post Surgery Outcome: Since the laser spine surgery just over… read more
Name: Dr. Sam B. Age: 55 Location: Cotter, AR Diagnosis: Disc bulge L4-5 with possible scar tissue due to previous surgery Type of Procedure: Lumbar Procedure Pre-Surgery Life Style/Condition: Deep throbbing pain in left buttock with radicular pain down left leg to foot. My sleep was severely disaffected and mobility was limited. Over-the-counter medicines and… read more
Age: 59 Location: Verden, OK Type of Procedure: Lumbar Procedure Occupation: Teacher Pre-Surgery Life Style/Condition: Constant chronic pain from sciatic nerve pinched. Couldn’t stand or walk long, leg drags, stumbled, walk bent over posture. No sleep – affecting job. Periods of bed-fast, disruptions of normal functions of job and life. Post Surgery Outcome: After spine… read more
The prospect of having laser spine surgery didn’t thrill John C., but roughing it in the oil fields for 20 years had taken a toll on his lower back. He woke up every morning in excruciating pain and could barely muster enough strength to drive himself to work. He could no longer play golf, go hunting or do any of the other outdoor activities he loved. John had tried epidural and steroid injections, but they didn’t help. He even underwent open-back surgery to remove a herniated disc, but he balked when the surgeon recommended a spinal fusion.
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