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How should I sleep after discectomy?

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Dr. Greg Khounganian
Orthopedic Surgery - Spine
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In brief: However you like

There is no correct position to sleep in after a lumbar microdiscectomy.
Whatever position is most comfortable to you. The more important aspect of sleep is how you get in and out of bed. Be sure not to strain or excessively twist your torso.

In brief: However you like

There is no correct position to sleep in after a lumbar microdiscectomy.
Whatever position is most comfortable to you. The more important aspect of sleep is how you get in and out of bed. Be sure not to strain or excessively twist your torso.
Dr. Greg Khounganian
Dr. Greg Khounganian
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Dr. Thomas Dowling
Orthopedic Surgery - Spine

In brief: Hopefully well!

Just avoid sleeping on your stomach otherwise any way is ok that is comfortable.

In brief: Hopefully well!

Just avoid sleeping on your stomach otherwise any way is ok that is comfortable.
Dr. Thomas Dowling
Dr. Thomas Dowling
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