Hi Katelyn55, I have had fusions and a discectomy in 2009... 7mos ago the herniation(L-5 S1) came back with a vengeance...constant horrible pain, couldn't lay down to sleep was also excruciatingly painful to stand or walk. I was contemplating getting a disc replacement in Germany(go to betterdiscreplacement.com there's a number next to correct site when you scroll down cant remember now sorry) any way I am WALKING PAIN FREE now and sleeping and having a LIFE due to Teeter hang-up inversion table!!! ^ _ ^ Thank God!!! I use it 3-5min daily...easy(although I had to have help at first cause I could barely move due to pain and I was on strong pain meds too) machine is sturdy and well worth the $300.00 also able to make installments. I just bought it 40 days ago and am now walking 3 or more days a week with friends on the beach, I am able to sleep, I am weaning off the narcotics...I have my LIFE back!!! ^ _ ^ not completely pain free, but close enough and with continued use and exercise and blessings from above..... ^ _ ^View Thread
Hi- I am hoping you have gotten some help and you are feeling better. I am in a similar situation and trying to locate people who have had this done. have you found out more about it? thanks and praying for your recovery.View Thread
Hi- I am inquiring about the North American Spine accurascope proceedures. I have read some posts, but all have been written 2 to 3 yrs ago. Any current opinions or know of anyone who's had success??I need to have something done for chronic dibilitating pain- soon. also researching Laser Spine Institute Fl- North American Spine claims to be better. Are they? any tips on how to find out? I am grateful for any assistance.View Thread
Hi. Did you do the surgery? How did it go? My husband is from New York and loves the Dallas Cowboys- go figure ^ _ ^ I am contemplating surgery and trying to find out which is best- thanks for your helpView Thread
Hi I am wanting to have the lumbar done- how'd it work out for you? P. S. pain meds are over rated- I was on oxycodone and methadone for 4 yrs. it helped some for awhile- when it stopped helping they just continued to give more in quantity. I was still in pain AND hooked on meds. I have been off them for 2 yrs now, praise God!!1 still in pain, but I have my mental capabilities back. thanks for your help- desperate for relief.View Thread
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