2021

What To Expect If You Have Spinal Decompression Surgery

Spinal compression can be incredibly debilitating. Not only does the compression of your vertebrae cause back pain, but it can also lead to stiffness, numbness, leg pain, and weakness throughout the body. While conservative therapies may ease your symptoms for a while, eventually, most people need to have spinal decompression surgery for lasting relief. Here's what you can expect if your doctor has been recommending this treatment. How do you prepare for spinal decompression surgery?