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    HSS experience

    I have a thoracic-lumbar curve. About 40 degrees in lumbar. I had surgery with Dr.Lebl for an XLIF and then posterior Pedical screws at apex of scoliosis. Was told during surgery at the one level,...
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    fuse one level L2-L3

    I have a lumbar-thoracic scoliosis- apex of lumbar curve at L2-L3. The one disk is degenerated- rest of spine seems OK. There is herniation and a little nerve root compression. Went to one...
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    questions on fusing to the sacrum or not

    Having a surgical consult with Dr. Lebl at HSS Jan 16. I wondered if there were any good websites to review ahead of time on the pros and cons of how far down the spine to fuse? I want to understand...
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    please update

    hi I too have scoliosis- DDD- age 53. Wondering how long I will be able to work- please let us know how your case progresses- I would appreciate if you share the logistics. I am a teacher- in a state...
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    HSS- Dr. Darren Lebl

    I was able to get an inititial consultation with Dr. Lebl at HSS for January 16, 2014. Any thought? HSS is rated so highly for orthopedics. I live in upstate NY- need to be at a major medical...
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    Dr. Wood at mass general

    Hi- some friends recommended Dr. Kirkham Wood- at Mass General- Is anyone familiar with him?
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    botox

    I tried a botox injection into lumbar muscles. It did not really help. It wore off an it frankly feels better to be able to feel the massages I get weekly and the active release therapy from...
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    scoliosis and disk instability

    I have had the scoliosis since teen years... now 53 and with a degenerating disk, curve worsening, and my body twists so (apparently from instability), that I am considering scoliosis surgery....
  9. Need surgeon for adult scoliois within 6-7 hours of Syracuse, NY

    I have had the scoliosis since teen years... now 53 and with a degenerating disk, curve worsening, and my body twists so (apparently from instability), that I am considering scoliosis surgery. One...
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