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... Well....I am a wet blanket! Having gone through four lumbar surgeries over the space of about ten years, after having visited probably about 15 spine surgeons (lost count) , etc..., and being fused from L3-S1, I can only offer you some practical advice! First, you donít say how old you are...but I am guessing fairly young (at least from my perspective!). I can only suggest... (5 replies)
... S1 level on August 21st and I had a question regarding recovery time. ... (3 replies)
... oice IDET vs nucleoplasty for my lumbar disks because they were torn whereas my cervical disk protrusions were contained. The IDET procedure was more painful and recovery is taking longer than it did for my neck. Ironically though the pain in my neck was always the worse of the two. ... (3 replies)

... but the endoscopic procedure has a faster recovery time. The muscles are not cut, just pushed aside by a small tube, and the entire surgery is done through the tube. ... (8 replies)
... I have been keeping a thread going with my own discectomy recovery. ... (1 replies)
... that my doctor not do an endoscopic surgery. good luck, hopefully it will work out for you. oh, yeah, my dad just had a discectomy a month ago and it cured nine years of back pain totally. no endoscope for him either. ... (8 replies)
... What are the differences between fusion and discectomy as far as recovery time goes? ... (6 replies)
... Op to correct siatica and a herniated disc that has been causing pain, numbness and tingling of both legs, buttocks, hips and back. Last year I have a discectomy and it was successful but I guess I didn't baby it enough and it is back. I have done 4 injections, much PT and anything else that the doctors recommended. ... (4 replies)
... Thanks for sharing your experience. I am opting for a discectomy since at thie point in my life, being that I am unemployed, it makes financial sense to get another discectomy so I get better long enough to get a job !! ... (6 replies)
... Hi, this is my first time posting on this forum so no idea if I am doing things correctly but it's been great reading about other people's experiences. ... (1 replies)
... He commented that I could be out of the hospital the day of the surgery and recovery time is approx. ... (3 replies)
... discectomy recovery. I am still waiting to get a third opinion about surgery and I am scheduled for a discogram in two weeks. I was wondering what the average time to be able to go back to class after a discectomy. ... (5 replies)
... L5. I finally returned to work Feb. 26. I am not sure what the time frame is for a discectomy. I just thought I would add my thoughts. ... (8 replies)
... e who suggested a nerve block considering you are so early in your post op recovery. I had a epidural when everyone cautioned me that it was way to early in my recovery to do so, I ended up with pain in both legs and would have taken the initial pain in a heartbeat. ... (6 replies)
... I had a discectomy on feb 26th. The surgeon at that time told me that I could probably return to work 3 weeks out but that was before this nerve thing flaired in my right leg post surgery. ... (8 replies)
... d has a shorter recovery time. ... (3 replies)
... e read the FDA trials in the US will end in Oct this year. If I ever have trouble in the lumbar or cervical regions I won't settle for anything but an ADR. The recovery time and success rates are to good to ignore. ... (7 replies)
... I am starting week three of my discectomy recovery and your first two weeks are exact to my my experience. I was told that the swelling takes a long time to go down. That why we continue to have the pain you describe. Is five weeks to much? ... (32 replies)
... Mommabear3, I agree with what teteri66 said about what time frame the surgeons say for recovery. ... (10 replies)
... Hi, I am 5 weeks post op from the same surgery. I think that everyone's recovery is different. My surgeon did tell me after about the first two weeks that the nerves were waking up and that the anesthesia was wearing off. ... (2 replies)

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