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kennedy
06-13-2010, 11:56 PM
yesterday i was release from uc davis medical center
saturday i fell on my back at the at the people 1st confrence in sacramento california I had to go back to the hospital where i had my scoliosis surgery at uc davis medical center.
They took a load of x-rays. After that they took me back to the ER. So I can wait for some of the orthopedic spine surgery residents. Then after i meet then one of them said i may need a CT scan done in the morning. After I when Upstairs to the 14th orthopedic floor. After a stressful night on the orthopedic floor. I saw Dr Luna and a copple of the residents I met in the ER. Dr Luna Examed me the same way as one of the residents did in the ER. Dr Luna said I still have the photo of you and Dr Gupta in my camera. Then He said I looked at your x-rays and they look fine. I'm going to zoom in to take closer look at the x-rays to just make sure every thing still in place ok sweety. I said ok Dr Luna. Let Me just take this neck coller off. Then after a while later they had me walk with PT. I walked with PT. I walked around the unit 6 or 7 times. Dr Luna came back and said look like everything is in it place. I have to go back to see doctor Gupta for a follow up in two from that

rohrer01
06-14-2010, 12:13 AM
I'm so sorry to hear that you fell! It's very good news that your new surgery didn't get messed up. I'll bet you feel a little off kilter with your center of balance since you are all straightened up. Be careful and get all better! ((((HUGS)))):)

LynetteG
06-14-2010, 05:48 AM
Wow that must have been very scarey - that has been my biggest fear since surgery. So glad to hear everything seems good after the xrays.

Debra JGL
06-15-2010, 11:18 AM
Wow, so glad to hear you're fine. I'm sure you, and your family, were very worried. It really shows the hard ware is a strong as the docs say it is. I've been surprised that they don't just have everyone in a brace after surgery (and bubble wrap for that matter), but I know they say it's not necessary and you're proof. Best wishes for your continuuing recovery.
Debra