Anonymous 

Review for Lower Back Pain

  • Age 55+
  • Female
  • 160 lbs
  • 5' 5"
  • Meridian, Idaho
04
Mar2016
  • Injury Status In Pain
  • Physical activity per week 0-4 hours
  • Chronicity 18+ Months
  • Repeat injury? Yes
  • Additional Diagnosis/Symptoms Osteoarthritis (arthritis), Spinal Stenosis, Degenerative Disc Disease, Osteoporosis

Treatment Ratings

    Improved
    NSAIDs - Anti Inflammatory drugs
    Not Improved
    Physical Therapy, Ice, Cortisone Injection, Heat, Stretching, Strengthening Exercises, Mattress Change, Epidural

I have degenerative disc disease, osteoarthritis, stenosis (spurs). I have had 3 FDM's and 3 RFA's and nothing has helped.

Another PM doctor visit next week to discuss other options. Are there any other options out there? I have also been thru physical therapy and that did not relieve the pain.


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