... I've heard mixed reviews.. my dr. is also recommending it for me. I asked about the psych eval and was told that some people don't do well with implants and don't have the confidence to monitor themselves with it. ... (15 replies)
... Hi all . Just wanted to share a few things . I had bad spinal damage and had my first spinal cord stimulator implant 4 years ago. The first one worked ok then I got an MRSA in it and had it all removed . Then a few months later had another one put it. ... (2 replies)
... I have had several scs implants, since 1999 and my pain lasted about two months with the very first one. It is important to do what the doctor says about not lifting or twisting or bending. You want the implant to attach properly. I went from a wheelchair to being able to walk with a cane at times. And now my life is getting better. So hang in there and do your pt and take... (5 replies)
... CRPS now for the las 5 years 5months. After 13 or so surgeries with 2 SCS implants I can tell you that the systems do not help everyone. They bring relief of some sort though. ... (21 replies)
... Thank's Sharon , I couldn't imagine two implants . ... (65 replies)
... years following shattering her left ankle. Both implants were placed by Dr. ... (8 replies)
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