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What to expect after surgery for DDD L3-L5

I am 67 yrs old and expect to have surgery early 2015. Wondering what I have to look forward to post surgery in hospital and at home... Any info appreciated.. THANKS.

Jim Story


  • What kind of surgery you will be having, laminectomy, foramenectomy, fusion, etc? Hospital stay and recovery differs for each, and of course there are always individual differences. Once we have some deatails, it will be easier to answer your question, and give you a realistic picture.
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