Surgery is not the only way!

Surgery is not the only way!

We can usually get pain relief for 80% of our patients, but when they’ve already had spinal surgery our choices for treatment are limited.
Here is a recent email enquiry from one patient to Spinex Disc Clinic telling us about their medical history:-

August 2000
Operation: Laminectomy and decompression at L3-4, L4-5 and L5-S1

June 2007
Diagnosis:  Multi-level lumbar spondylosis and spinal stenosis
Operation:  Bilateral lumbar facet joint and causal epidural injections

August 2008
Diagnosis:  Lumbar canal stenosis
Operation: Lumbar laminectomy and decompression at L2-3 and L3-4

September 2009
Operation: Revision decompression at L2-3 and L3-4 with instrumental
fusion L2 to L4
Limited laminectomy at L2
Decompressed facet joints at each level and revision decompression down to L5
Pedicle screws at L2, L3 and L4

October 2009
Operation: Screw at L4 removed as was causing right leg pain since surgery

July 2016
Suffering unbearable right leg pain for last 3 to 4 months

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Get in touch with us if you want some advice on treatments which are surgery free!

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