A 20-year-old female asked:
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hi , i was wondering if it's safe for me to be an exotic dancer with scoliosis. i've had surgery but they straighten 90% of my spine back.

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Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Ask your doc: This is the type of question only those with direct knowledge of your condition, surgery and recovery could answer with authority.
Answered on May 14, 2017

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