Failed Back or Failed Neck Surgery

Failed back or neck surgery occurs when a previous surgery has failed to provide results that would reduce or completely alleviate the patients back pain. Failed back and neck surgery is often a result of improper diagnosis, failed fusion, or lack of experience on the operating surgeons part.

Failed Back or Failed Neck Surgery
Failed Back or Failed Neck Surgery

How Do I Know if I Have Failed Back or Failed Neck Surgery Syndrome?

Symptoms of failed back and neck surgery can be quite obvious although there are some that would point to a new condition being caused by the failed surgery. If you underwent back surgery and you are have allowed the proper amount of time to heal and you are still experiencing the symptoms you had before the surgery, it is likely the surgery was not a success. A failed surgery may also occasionally create new symptoms, so it is important to be aware of this as well.

Do you have any of these symptoms and think you may be suffering from a failed back or neck surgery? We have a quick and easy tool to help gather some information from you to help us determine what your problem is and get you on the road to recovery.

What is the Right Treatment for Me?

Seeking another expert’s opinion is a good start in correcting a failed back or neck surgery. Often the initial diagnosis may be incorrect and a condition that was never actually there was treated without need. Only once conservative treatments have been exhausted should surgery be considered.

OLSS provides a wide range of treatment options and because our doctors are the most experienced and best trained in treating failed back or neck surgery syndrome we are able to perform many advanced treatments other practices are unable to offer.

The real question is: What treatment is best to treat your failed surgery syndrome? Use our Treatment Match tool to quickly get started in finding the right treatment for you.

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