well i will be having my Surgery January 13, 09. Scared ,Nervous ,Excited, ect ect, I just want to get better and go on with my life and figure out what i want!!Since 2004 it has been aweful, being placed in a lite duty position, took a pay cut because i got injured, had my first Surgery, went back to work in 3 months because the job needed me (yeah rite).a year later started having hip joint pain started seeing a pain specialist whom is wonderful.
the last 6 months to 8 months tried spinal stimulator/ pre-alt every test now going back for a revision. and extending another level higher, 2 Surgeon 2 doctors all say need this , so here i go again my Surgery will be on January 13, 2009, This time i will take it easy,i will wear the brace for 3 months and start therapy which i did not do before ..I need some relief the burning the hip and knee pain the lower back..if i stand or sit to long ohh well u all no. at times the pain keeps me awake. i hope that this time will be better i am a positive person who has FAITH!! I have to get through this But the recovery is the worse!!