I have been on here a week or so. I go for ALIF with hardware on August 8th. There is a thread in "Back/Neck Surgeries" called "Class of August 2011".
There are a couple of us so far. It's kind of helpful to talk to others who are in the same timeframe.
I am so scared, excited, scared, etc.... 8}
Nice to meet you all! This is a GREAT place to be! I am so glad I found this Forum!
ALIF L3-5 Aug '11, butress plates added pos. Feb '12, 2013 revision decompresive laminectomy L3-SI, removal of hardware, exploration, allograft, instrumentation and possible bone morphogenic protein (BMP) 3rd times the charm!