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... I told her I had to get an xray of my neck because I had a 2 level acdf. She asks what is that. I told her. Then the male tech who brought me back looks at what the other tech wrote and asks if I am in any pain. ... (21 replies)
... I had 2 level ACDF 2 and half years ago and it was not bad surgery the worst part is doing nothing which you will do alot of!!! When I woke from surgey I felt relief already. ... (5 replies)
... THANK YOU! I logged in to post the following question.."I am schedualed to have a 2 level ACDF fusion C4-5 C5-6 on Sept 12 in San Fancisco (I live in the Philippines) , what is the WORST i can expect and what is the BEST I can expect?" My doctor wanted to do the surgery last April as I have lost some neuro functions , but I had to travel to the East coast to attend my Fathers... (5 replies)

... Hello to all. Sorry I have been absent a few months. Today I had my 6 month follow up after my 2 level ACDF (C5 & 6, C6 & 7) in September. (Herniated Discs were Caused by Degenerative Bone Disease) Today's Xrays look good. Doc is pleased with the fusion. :bouncing: I feel no pain and have gone back to almost all of my normal everyday activities including... (7 replies)
... the Vicodin for the pain I had already been on with no problems. I could not adjust to wearing my hard collar and that was frustrating me. When I called the ER 2 days after surgery they told me to stop taking the muscle relaxers and I would get over the nausea. ... (21 replies)
... Hello, I have been reading the posts on this board since my surgery. Many have been very helpful and valuable. Thank you. I am 10 weeks post 2 level ACDF C5-6-7. My surgeon instructed me to wear a hard brace for 4 weeks and a soft collar for 4 weeks there after. I am off the brace except for when I sleep. I am afraid to "sleep wrong" on it. Yesterday I took my kids... (2 replies)
... Hey jas good to see you back on here! So I had the 2 level acdf on 1/10. The first week to me was too easy( having a lumbar fusion yrs ago) well don't worry , all that did was set me up for misery when the aches & pains came!after about 5 days I started getting the " electric shocks from my elbows to my fingers. Called the nurse said it was normal & put me on neurontin. Did... (21 replies)
... I am so happy to know that it isn't just me. I had 2 level acdf surgery on Dec 4, 2006 and pain is still here. The neuro says that i have myofasial syndrome and I am back to PT again. ... (7 replies)
... level ACDF with Plate. ... (6 replies)
2 level ACDF
Oct 21, 2005
... Can someone please tell me how much neck mobility person looses after 2 level ACDF. ... (9 replies)
... ut I feel that I knew it has always been in the cards. Even early on the neuro told me before the Jan surgery Posterior Cervical Foraminotomy that I may need an ACDF or an ADR. ... (6 replies)
... Hi gang! I've been kind of quiet around here, gearing up to have my ACDF surgery. I'm glad to report I went in yesterday morning, got it done, and am now back home this afternoon. ... (19 replies)
... Thanks for the advice that you gave. What happened is when I went to the pain doctor he was so slow at giving the ESI. It took 7 weeks to get the first one and that was the Friday before Halloween-I was still waiting to here back about the second one that he wanted to give. He was the doctor I was referred to by the ER that acted like I was a drug seeker. I saw them 3 times... (9 replies)
... Pretty cool pics.... I hope you will post "after" pics in a few months. BTW, could you transcribe what the radiologist said about C5-6? I'd really like to see the verbiage that goes along with that picture. in edit... never mind, I found it... <
... jennybyc- You mentioned that yo fuse in 6 months. Do you know how long it takes to see some bone growth on an x ray. Just curious. I am 6 weeks post op of 2 level ACDF using a bone stimulator 4 hours a day (9 replies)
... I was/am so worried about fusion. I asked about BMP and NS said it wasn't approved. Last visit I asked about stimulator and he said not to worry until we look at first x-rays. He would only approve stim if I was older or smoker. At last visit I told him that I concentrated so much on non-movement of my head to ensure good fusion. His response was that it is a hot topic at... (18 replies)
... I had a 2 level ACDF (4/5, 5/6)on July 17th. I am still in my collar 24/7. It's funny how surgeons can be so different. My Dr. used BMP off label so I have no bone chips at all, I'm growing my own. I got horrible muscle spasms from my collar so I went to my regular Dr. & got Lidocaine shots into my shoulders & it's made a 1,000 percent difference. I was able to cut... (18 replies)
... I just had a 2 level revision surgery done on my neck less than 3 weeks ago. ... (5 replies)
... Please don't rush into driving. I know BobM would concur. I had a 2 level also, in Jan. I tried driving at 2 weeks. It is too hard to turn your head to look back when changing lanes or when backing out of a parking space. When I did try, whew.... ... (19 replies)
... I'd like to get any necessary shopping done this weekend if possible, and while I've looked at the ACDF post surg list here as well as general post spine surg lists on other boards, I still have a few questions. ... (3 replies)


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