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Pedicle subtraction osteotomy

tinmanthe3ttinmanthe3 Posts: 1
edited 10/25/2014 - 3:54 PM in Back Surgery and Neck Surgery
Going for my 4th back surgery. This one includes the whole back removed and redone. This new procedure Pedicle subtraction osteotomy has me more concerned than others. Don't know many who underwent this. If you have or know of someone let me know.


  • https://www.spine-health.com/forum/announcements/spine-health-announcements/welcome-spine-health-how-get-started

    what levels of your spine are involved? you said removing the whole spine? i'm not sure what you mean by that.
  • CurvedgirlCCurvedgirl Posts: 11
    edited 01/13/2015 - 9:13 AM
    I have also been told that I need this PSO terrible surgery due to a prior 1979 surgery with the Harrington rod put in and now it has cause flat back syndrome. have you had any feedback from anyone here? I have posted also and have never talked to anyone who has had this. I have some big decisions to make and would like to hear from someone. Let me know what info you have. I live in S.C. and finding a surgeon is very hard in my area also.
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