You have given me hope. Thank you I have mine scheduled for early Aug but I too am nervous about the pain after the procedure.My dr said it is like a burn so it hurt for a week or so after the procedure.View Thread
Did they do a test on you to see if this would work or not? I am going to have it and I had to have the test injection 2 different times and then record my results to see if it would work for me. I felt quite a bit better with the tests so I am very hopeful that it will work for meView Thread
I had an L4-5 fusion in Dec 2010 for drop foot and have had chronic pain since. I have lost count on the number of injections I have had. Next month I will get my nerves burnt and soon I hope to get a pain pump just so I can get some relief. I feel your pain and frustration. I know the pain you have that shoots down your leg. After all that I have gone through and all the different doctors that I have had I would never do another surgery on the same area especially if they can't see any injury. I have changed doctors, pain management doctors 3 times. I finally found one that actually listens to me and wants to do something for my pain. I would never go to a pain clinic that doesn't do drug testing or you will be dealing with over worked nurses that are trying to police patients because so many people want the drugs the give out. You really need to see a good pain management doctor.View Thread
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