Traveling after a spinal fusion can be challenging, but it can be done! I’m sharing some of my favorite post-op travel experiences, including some of the obstacles and when it started to get easier.
Spinal Fusion Archives
I had a lumbar fusion (L4-L5-S1 fusion surgery) in May 2016, and I do my best to document my recovery and share my life after a spinal fusion on these pages.
The spinal fusion community weighs on on how long it took to feel “normal” after surgery. This is an update to a previous FAQ: “What is the Average Spinal Fusion Recovery Time?”
Spinal Fusion FAQ: my experience with pain medication after my spinal fusion, including tips for post-op pain management.
Spinal Fusion FAQ: I’m often asked about post-op exhaustion. Is it normal to feel this tired? When will my energy return?
OOFOS Sandals are designed for running recovery, but they’re great for spinal fusion recovery too! Find out why.
It’s been almost 3 years since my lumbar fusion, and last month I went skiing! Recovery is possible, and life after spinal fusion can be really great.
I’ve shared a lot about my experience with spondylolisthesis and spinal fusion, but I’ve never really talked about how my back pain started in the first place. This is my “backstory.”
A spinal fusion success story is made up of lots of small triumphs on the way to recovery. These 3 women share their own version of success.
How do you workout both safely and effectively while recovering from a spinal fusion? Try these spinal fusion exercises, brought to you by William from Fitness 4 Back Pain.