Spinal Cord Stimulator Trial: The Procedure

Spinal Cord Stimulator: The Procedure Preparing for the Spinal Cord Stimulator trial was much like any other surgery I’ve gone through; no food after midnight, nothing to eat or drink the day of the procedure. If you are  considering Spinal Cord Stimulator you may have researched how the procedure goes, if not here is a quick once over. With a typical Spinal Cord Stimulator you are awake and ...

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Physical Therapy

Physical Therapy Physical Therapy is part of the first line of treatment for early stages of back pain/herniated disc. By now you have seen a doctor about you pain, they usually explain that with prescription drugs, physical therapy and time your issue could resolve itself without any kind of surgery. And this is true for a majority of people. Within 4-6 weeks for most ...

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Deciding to have a Spinal Cord Stimulator Trial

Spinal Cord Stimulator Trial For the last 3 and 1/2 years I have suffered from chronic pain. I suffered a spine injury in September 2013, since that time I have undergone various injections, 4 spine surgeries, countless hour of physical therapy and electro-acupuncture. I anxiously await the newest treatment; a Spinal Cord Stimulator. Tomorrow I begin a 10 day trial for a new Nevro HF 10 ...

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