The image above represents a real patient of mine. You don’t want to end up like this.
HOW DOES THIS HAPPEN?
Mrs. Z had a work-related injury and developed low back pain. She failed all conservative therapies and was then referred to a surgeon. This particular surgeon typified too many surgeons out there—the ones I call Dr. Shuffle. These doctors perform one surgical procedure after another to address a house of falling cards. And it almost always turns out badly.
SURGERY, AND MORE SURGERY…