The goal of any spinal fusion procedure is to address spinal instability by joining together two segments of the spine with a bone graft and surgical hardware. A failed spinal fusion is usually defined as a procedure where the two segments do not properly fuse together.
Take a moment to explore the following four treatments that many people attempt after a failed laminectomy surgery. By educating yourself as a patient, our goal is to help you feel engaged and empowered as you seek the relief you deserve. If you have any questions or are ready to take the next step in your treatment journey, contact the dedicated Spine Center Atlanta team today.
September 2021 – Atlanta, GA Being in a car accident is often one of the most terrifying experiences that anyone can have. The suddenness of the experience, the stress of ensuring and checking on your immediate health and safety as well as the potential damage to property. These are just a few of the factors […]
Car accidents are an all-too common cause of pain and suffering. If you are an injured person trying to find lasting relief, there are often many challenges and complexities you have to encounter. Finding a qualified provider and focusing on your treatment can often be difficult enough with any injury or condition, but a car […]
Patients who face failed back surgery syndrome, or FBSS, often report that it can be more frustrating than the original source of back pain. This is even true in cases where the pain itself is less severe. Dealing with the frustration of going through spine surgery and the recovery and rehabilitation process, only for it […]
Seven Steps You Need to Take After a Car Accident That’s why the team at Spine Center Atlanta is sharing the following information about the steps anyone can take after a car accident. This guide can also help someone who has recently been in an accident, or anywhere on their treatment journey, get the help […]
One of the first things a personal trainer will teach you is the importance of stretching. Stretching is believed to be a critical tool for preventing injury, and has the ability to increase flexibility. But stretching may have additional benefits as well. One such benefit is pain relief. Stretching has many positive advantages to the […]
As you recover from spinal fusion surgery, part of your recovery and rehabilitation will be to find exercises to re-strengthen the muscles in your back. But not all exercises will do. You’ll need to be able to exercise without putting pressure on your spine – a tall task for some of the more common gym-style […]
From athletics to aging, it’s not uncommon to find that certain parts of your body become damaged and torn over time. This is especially true in areas like the knees, the hip, the shoulder – any area that has delicate cartilage that is relied on regularly for most motor movements and prone to arthritis related […]