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HI EVERYONE GLAD TO FIND SOME PEOPLE WHO UNDERSTAND
)( HI I'M 47 YEAR FEMALE WHO WAS DIAGNOSISED WITH SPONDYLOLISTHESIS 26 YEARS AGO, PUT OFF SURGERY TILL 2005 L5/S1 PLIF. DID WELL AFTER SURGERY ALOT OF PAIN, TOOK 2 YEARS TO GET OVER HAVE HAD EPIDURAL INJECTIONS FOR PAIN EVERY ONCE IN A WHILE. MY PROBLEM IS THAT I HAVE BEEN HAVING WHAT I THINK IS SCIATICA PAIN IN MY BOTTOM AND RADIATING DOWN RIGHT LEG. MY FAMILY DOCTOR GAVE ME A MEDROL DOSE PACK WHICH HELPED NOW HAS WORE OFF PAIN BACK, I GET DISCOURAGED BECAUSE I CANT EVEN SWEEP MY FLOORS MY MOTHER AT AGE 74 DOES THEM FOR ME. I CALLED MY NUEROSURGEON WITHOUT A REPLY FOR TWO DAYS, I FEEL IT HAS BEEN 5 YEARS AND THEY EXPECT MY FAMILY DR TO HANDLE THINGS NOW, ANYONE HAVE SUGGESTIONS THANKS--SRY TO BE SO WHINNY ON FIRST POST