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Recent scs

i recently had a scs put in, 8 days post op. How long until the pain and discomfort from the battery goes away!? I have pain and discomfort at other sit but the battery site is BRUTAL. Any suggestions for comfort when driving? 


  • jimandjrjimandjr Dallas TXPosts: 745
    First month post op, for me, was very challenging. Not sure there was anything I could do. I am 4 months post op now and 4 months is even better than 3 months. 3 months was huge for me. Surgical pain was almost gone. The SCS really hitting the sweet spot now after 4 months. 
  • SavageSavage United StatesPosts: 7,385
    hello bmessina !
    while you are waiting for other responses from members with shared experiences, search may be helpful to you, upper right on page.
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