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How can I handle post surgery chronic back pain?

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Dr. John Kayvanfar
Sports Medicine
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Chronic pain post surgery, indicates lack of healing process.
Lack of healing process is always inflammatory in nature, which most are auto immune disorders.Causes of lack of healing process could be hypothyroidism, arthropathy of different type. If problem persist i suggest refer to your physician or see a rheumatology.

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Chronic pain post surgery, indicates lack of healing process.
Lack of healing process is always inflammatory in nature, which most are auto immune disorders.Causes of lack of healing process could be hypothyroidism, arthropathy of different type. If problem persist i suggest refer to your physician or see a rheumatology.
Dr. John Kayvanfar
Dr. John Kayvanfar
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Dr. David Rosenfeld
Pain Management

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Post op pain is common.
You say "chronic" which means lasting longer than the usual duration. I would see a pain specialist. A combo of medications and steroid injections may do wonders.

In brief: See below

Post op pain is common.
You say "chronic" which means lasting longer than the usual duration. I would see a pain specialist. A combo of medications and steroid injections may do wonders.
Dr. David Rosenfeld
Dr. David Rosenfeld
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