A member asked:
i have spondylolisthesis herniated disc at l4 l5.had 4 epidurals some relief, back exercise the pain is worse.heat &meds help some what else can i do?
3 doctor answers
Dr. Slade Suchecki answered
17 years experience Family Medicine
Consider: An evaluation by an osteopathic physician, a physician trained in the musculoskeletal system, to review options.
Answered on Nov 16, 2015
Dr. Jonathan Hyde answered
28 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Surgery: According to the sport trials, surgery for spondylolisthesis is quite effective in patients who fail non-operative modalities. The surgery most often required is a fusion.
Answered on Feb 6, 2015
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