I had a 3 level 4,5 5,6 6,7 cervical spine stenosis fusion ant. . Post. Very painful. On 4hrs pain meds with breakthrough every 2 as needed. I was on steroids iv in hospital for extreme swelling v pain came home and went bck toner for extreme swelling again is the steroid going to cause issues with healing? Any ideas abt pain management ideas what worked for u ? I ice as well.