Review for Lower Back Pain

  • Age 55+
  • Male
  • 173 lbs
  • 5' 7"
  • Pembroke Pines, Fl
  • Injury Status In Pain
  • Physical activity per week 4-8 hours
  • Chronicity 18+ Months
  • Repeat injury? No
  • Doctor/Care Giver Dr Warren Grossman
  • Additional Diagnosis/Symptoms Spinal Stenosis

Treatment Ratings

    Cortisone Injection

First I tried the meds to help me deal with my spinal stenosis located in my lower back. I really wasn't happy with taking medication twice a day everyday. So I then decided to take the shots. As for the shots I did get immediate relief. But the relief from the shots don't last long in my case. They only give three shots every six months. I will admit I am not my old healthy self, but I do appreciate some of the relief the shots provide. My pain relief has only so far has lasted about a month. But I am considering surgery.

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