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Dr. ..

Critical Care
Philadelphia, PA
23 years experience male

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Critical Care

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English

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51 Answers
3 Agrees
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A 39-year-old member asked:
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Critical Care 23 years experience
Depends: It depends on the location and pathology and size and any preoperative deficit. Even with a small lesion in a relatively "safe" area, people can feel run down for several weeks after surgery.
A 39-year-old member asked:
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Dr. ..answered
Critical Care 23 years experience
Depends: It depends on the location and pathology and size and any preopertive deficit. Even with a small lesion in a relatively "safe" area, people can feel run down for several weeks after surgery.
A 42-year-old female asked:
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Dr. ..answered
Critical Care 23 years experience
Depends: Lots of people without pain have disc bulges, so it's not at all clear that surgery for a disc bulge would be helpful.

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Connolly is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Connolly is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Jul 29, 2012
Great doctor! !
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Thanks for your quick reply! I thank you for your reply. I have t have tried those medications.
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Maryland School of Medicine, MD
Graduated 1998MD
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