Best position to sleeping after lumbar laminectomy?

Own position. Whatever you feel comfortable in is good for you. Everyone is different . There is no one position for everybody after surgery.
Whatever works. There is no specific position that has been shown to be superior. So whatever works for you. Good luck.

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2yrs after lumbar laminectomy still having leg nerve pain. Taking 600mg lyrica/day and also get leg spasms especially when asleep. Any non-surg opts?

Yes. The mainstream options include a variety of other medications that can be tried. Most are used off label for this condition. You can also try a selective nerve block. Then you also have the option of a spinal cord stimulator. In alternative medicine there are options like acupuncture and ayurveda and dietary supplement options. Read more...

What is the best course of action after failed back surgery (lumbar laminectomy). Persistent burning pain along outside of leg and back weakness.

Pain Management. Very few people make it long enough through the medical system to officially get a diagnosis of failed back syndrome. One back surgery does not necessarily do it, but 3-4 may.. You may need nsaids, muscle relaxers, neurontin, (gabapentin) antidepressants, narcotics, or combinations of these. As for your current condition, your fp or a pain specialist may be able to manage your pain issues from here, along w/ pt. Read more...
Failed back syndrome. Failed back syndrome (FBS) can be caused by several different factors. Laminectomies, in particular, have been shown to result in spinal instability in biomechanical studies. Minimally invasive surgery (mis) can help obviate some of the complications associated with fbs. Medications like Neurontin (gabapentin) can also help with burning paresthesias. I would obtain a formal consult from a spine specialist. Read more...
Re-eval. You need to be re-evaluated, preferably by your surgeon. Alternatively, you could consider seeing a non-surgical spine specialist, usually a physiatrist. There may be more simple solutions to your pain. Read more...