WELL, MY ATTORNEY FINALLY RECEIVED, THE REPORT FROM MY SECOND OPINON, WHICH HAPPENS TO BE THE DOCTOR THEY HAD ME SEE FOR AND IME EXAMINE, GO FIGURE AND HE SAID I NEED SURGERY HE RECOMMENDS AN L-2 L-3 L-3 L4, REVISION OF L4-L5 NOT SURE ABOUT S-1 AGAIN,I THINK THERE IS ONE PROB L-2L-3 THAT IS SMALL NOT BAD AT ALL BUT HE SAID I SHOULD FIX NOW INSTEAD OF LATER, I DO NOT THINK I WANT TO DO THAT, IT HAS BEEN 3 WEEK TO A MONTH AND THEY FINALLY SENT THE REPORT, THE PAIN IS GETTING SO BAD CAN HARDLY SLEEP, @ 2 IN THE MORNING I AWAKE WITH PAIN I CAN HARDLY MAKE IT TO THE KITCHEN TO GET MY MEDS I DO THEN I SIT TIL THEY KICK IN. I AM FINDING HARD NOW TO DRIVE AND WHEN OR IF I HAVE TO GO TO THE STORE THE CONCRETE KILLS ME!! THE PAIN IS ALL OVER STANDING IN THE KITCHEN TO COOK, IS GETTING WORSE, COULD IT BE THE COLD WEATHER? WHO KNOWS,the pain is shifting to both sides now and sometimes my knees doc says the knees is from my back pain i said to him i think i need a knee re-placement!!The pain in my left and right buttocks is so much worse,this is worse than it was before my first surgery....i dont know what to do how long do i have to wait 3 doctors now said i need a revision and a level higher, i just want the maddness to go away ,so i can go on with my life....i do try to walk for 45 min but that is also getting harder to do!!
On Nov 21 06, I had an L-4 L-5 S-1. had a spinal stimulator trial, and pre-alt tons of injections but doc says i have so much scar tissue that injections will not help me !!