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Hello everyone

I am about five weeks post op (ALIF L-5/S-1)

Right now I take Ibuprophen and percocet when the pain is bad. I am joining this forum hopefully to find support from others who had the same surgery and to ask questions and, hopefully, allay some onf my many concerns.
Thank you



  • you should be able to find many posts on this forum relating to your problems. If you are looking for some quick connections, it is sometimes better to comment on others posts.

    Its a shame you are just now finding this site, ive been on for a few weeks & i am still 2 weeks pre-op. Its a great resource!

    Good Luck!
    L5S1 REMOVED herniation. Years of pain & compression. Microdiscectomy complete!! Trying to be super smart & safe with recovery!
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