It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Message Board


Back Problems Board Index
Pages: 1 Showing 1 - 20 of 21 for ans stimulator implant. (0.003 seconds)


... I had my implant since dec 08. it can tell you that it can help at times and then there are those times the pain is just to intense that u need meds. ... (36 replies)
... f the hardware is what is causing your additional pain. If the block relieves the pain, then removing the hardware becomes an option to consider. A dorsal column stimulator is what is commonly known as a spinal cord stimulator. ... (1 replies)
... Has any one else moved after having a spinal cord stimulator implant? ... (4 replies)

... I'm having my implant done on Dec 1st. I was wondering if there is anyone out there have had this procedure for a workers compensation injury. ... (0 replies)
... D I also found that ANS had lead problems too . ... (19 replies)
... If I knew now what I didn't then I would of asked for the Bionic implant. I was told to stay clear of the ANS model .. ... (42 replies)
... general anesthesia for an EMERGENCY surgical removal of the ENTIRE system. I had a staff infection...doctors said it was most likely contracted INITIALLY at the IMPLANT SURGERY!! ... (21 replies)
... fusion because it doesn't sound right. Something has to be causing that. Maybe if they could treat that somehow I wouldnt need an implant to fool my brain. Hmmm. ... (15 replies)
... off part of it and said that they will have to move the leads a few vertebra lower to get it in the right area. I kept a great diary and instead of showing the ANS rep where it hurts the most etc. I started telling him 2 inches lower etc and he got so excited and said that was the best description he has had thus far. ... (6 replies)
... My PM has scheduled me tentatively for August 1st for the Trial and August 8to implant the device itself. Was your trial only a week? ... (15 replies)
... before I submitted mine and have found a few others. It looks like my doctor uses ANS and he is considering the rechargeable system. He mentioned one patient having trouble getting it to recharge but they are working on it. ... (14 replies)
... In terms of the beeping, there is a volume setting where you can turn down the volume on your programmer. If your rep didn't show you how to do this, call the ANS rep and ask for instructions over phone. ANS supposedly has the best customer service out of the 3 companies, so they should answer your call pretty fast. ... (19 replies)
... Hi Bekah, Lead fracture is actually not uncommon. It does happen with all three systems, but where I live, it happened more often with Medtronic than with the other systems. It is one of the many reasons why the overwhelming majority of doctors out here have stopped using Medtronic. In my opinion (I am not a doctor, so plz take my opinion with a grain of salt), the... (21 replies)
... A spinal cord stimulator is the most logical next step... but now you have to decide not only which doctor you want to go to... but also which medical device company you want to use. ... (21 replies)
... No, Kelly i don't yet. I was told now i need another surgery so i postponded implant for now. but i am really interested to read what kind of experiense people have with it before i make my desicion. ... (75 replies)
... Hi Cornelia I am going to throw my input in here I had the ANS implant. ... (75 replies)
... I have the ANS model, I compared the Medtronic vs ANS and ANS is twice the unit as the other. Battery life, versatility, and the ability for the ANS model to run several programs at once is a definite bonus. My temp. ... (75 replies)
... Hi Moldova, The sensation you feel with the stim implant is like a vibration feeling but you can control the settings and there are several different sensations also Kinda like a massage from the inside out. ... (75 replies)
... Since having the ANS implanted, it has helped. ... (6 replies)
... I have had the ANS internal Neurostimulator. I did not have a good experience, but thought I might be able to give you some tips that might make yours successful. ... (5 replies)




Pages: 1

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 06:02 PM.





Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
© 1998-2018 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!