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Hello from new member in Alabama

AnonymousUserAAnonymousUser Posts: 49,671
edited 06/11/2012 - 8:28 AM in New Member Introductions
Hello - I am scheduled for ACDF of C4/5 and C6/7 on February 23rd. This will be my first spinal surgery after YEARS & YEARS of pain. I am actually looking forward to the hope of some better days ahead. I anxiously await all the advice, support and fellowship from individuals in this forum. Thank you for welcoming me and I look forward to getting to know you.


  • hi and welcome to the forum! :) we are here to offer you support and answer what questions we can. are you currently using Lyrica? i have found it to be most effective in my sciatica. Check out the "Back and Neck surgery" forum for some more input on your surgery. =D> read the "Good News" forum for a good read on successful SH surgeries. :? good luck on your upcoming proceedure!! :D i look forward to following your progress! :D Jenny :)
  • Glad to see you found this forum! People are wonderful here! I actually work around quite few orchestra events here in WV! I can only imagine how much effort you must have to put into maintaining your playing ability with those issues!
    I hope you find answers and support here in your times of need!

    Welcome again,
  • I wish you much luck in your upcoming surgery. You may want to check out the surgery section for the thread pf post op must haves. It will be a much easier recovery if you are prepared. Please keep us posted on your progress.
  • I had C3-C4, C4-C5, C5-C6 with metal plates and hardware Sept. 25, 2008. I live in N.E. Alabama. What part are you and other Alabamian's from. It will be nice to talk to others from Al. Feel free to PM me.
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