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Who did the SCS Implant? Neurosurgeon or Anesthesiologist/ Pain Management Dr?

MLT01MMLT01 Posts: 172
edited 10/14/2014 - 7:48 AM in Spinal Cord Stimulation
Hello Everyone,

Just wondering who did your permanent SCS implant a Neurosurgeon or a Pain Management Dr/ Anesthesiologist?

My Pain management Dr who is a Anesthesiologist said he can do it but a little concern because of my history! Any info/ advice would be greatly appreciated!

Maria :)


  • The neurosurgeon did my permanent implant and the pain management doc did the trial.
    Discectomies 05/08 and 04/11, fusions L4-5 Feb 9,2012 and L3-L4 June 28,2012, Staph infection washout 3/2/2012, Bulged L5-S1. SCS trial on January 17th, 2014, which was a success! Permanent SCS on February 20th.
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