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... he said he didn't think I needed to go to to Physical therapy. ... (8 replies)
... Hi everyone and thank you for your replys to my questions. ... (12 replies)
... uys know what they do 2 me. If you have read my previous post I still have pain and in my shoulder since the surgery but the therapist said that alot of the neck exercises for stabilzation will work for the shoulder area. ... (9 replies)

... I would like to compare some notes about physical therapy for ACDF neck surgery with titanium fusion. ... (0 replies)
... I had my surgery in September, 2012. My insurance company denied physical therapy, so I asked my surgeon what exercises I should be doing. He gave me a basic list of exercises, and I started working out with a strength and conditioning coach. ... (0 replies)
... C7 on Wednesday, April 3rd. I'm writing this post to give a bright report for those of who may be considering the procedure to alleviate symptoms related to herniated cervical discs. ... (6 replies)
Physical Therapy
Oct 13, 2012
... surgery Sept 14th and started PT this last week. I go one day a week to start. I still have a ton of pain and nerve issues. I do the neck exercises and ride a stationary bike for 20. In two weeks I go to the gym to strengthen my arms. ... (8 replies)
Physical Therapy
Oct 12, 2012
... I dont even want to go to PT, I would rather get exercises and then work out at a gym. After I had my ACL repaired, the PT place stretched out my PT for an entire year, instead of 6 months. When I go back to work, I won't have time for PT, three days per week. ... (8 replies)
Physical Therapy
Oct 12, 2012
... C6 for spinal cord impingement, nerve root impingement. ... (8 replies)
... Mainly on the recovering from surgery section. Unfortunately it is time for a new location. Hope to get some wonderful advice but not happy to have to be here. ... (0 replies)
... Only if I ran into a problem would he have prescribed any cervical PT, he preferred not to within the 6 mo following ACDF unless there was a unique reason to do so. ... (13 replies)
... d arm before the surgery. I had the pain after the surgery. Originally it was thought to be the way I was positioned on the table, but since the pain continued for 5 weeks and I began to get tingling in my right thumb and index finger, my doctor knew that positioning was not the cause. ... (22 replies)
ACDF Step by Step
Feb 26, 2010
... years ago I was in a head on collision. Both cars were totaled and I was knocked cold for 20 minutes. ... (5 replies)
... I was never instructed to do any neck exercises nor did I do any physical therapy. After being in the Aspen collar for 6 weeks I just had to slowly get myself back to normal muscle use. As soon as my surgeon allowed it I had some massage therapy to aid the muscle tension. ... (1 replies)
... loss was such that they scheduled my surgery for a week later. ... (0 replies)
... only this time with a trained Pilates rehab P.T. Before my surgery it seemed to really strenthen my core, but some of the exercises aggravates my neck. ... (10 replies)
... and he cleared me for stopping PT or continuing it as I please. I've opted, for now, to stop it and try to make it through with daily exercises on my own. Tim, my therapist, thinks it'll be fine. And he highly approves of the bike. ... (1 replies)
... they said yes....the PT said "Don't push it...it's NOT....No Pain No Gain here...your exercises should NOT cause pain. ... (4 replies)
... If your surgeon writes the script for the PT, and you go to a knowledgable therapist who knows about you condition, I think you will be fine. ... (2 replies)
... the healing becomes more subtle. I walked the golf course yesterday with husband and had no fatigue at all. I shop now and have weaned myself off brace except for when I am passenger in car. I tried to do gentle tricep exercises tonight with light weights. I can no longer lift 5 pound weight so I stop. ... (32 replies)


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