3 doctors weighed in:
How long can I expect to be off the job after a spinal fusion surgery?
3 doctors weighed in

Dr. Mark Weston
Orthopedic Surgery - Spine
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Depends on job
6weeks got sedentary jobs 3 months or longer for demanding jobs.

In brief: Depends on job
6weeks got sedentary jobs 3 months or longer for demanding jobs.
Dr. Mark Weston
Dr. Mark Weston
Thank
Dr. Jeffrey Goldstein
Orthopedic Surgery - Spine
In brief: It depends
Every patient/procedure is different. You should ask your surgeon.

In brief: It depends
Every patient/procedure is different. You should ask your surgeon.
Dr. Jeffrey Goldstein
Dr. Jeffrey Goldstein
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Eric Weisman
Board Certified, Neurology
32 years in practice
9M people helped
Continue
107,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors