Failed back and neck surgery syndrome refers to the patients who have previously undergone surgical procedures to treat neck or low back conditions and have experienced persistent post-surgical pain. Failed back and neck surgery syndrome does not imply there was a problem with the surgery or that something went wrong during the surgery.
Pain from failed neck and back surgery syndrome may become worse with additional surgeries.
Treating the syndrome may involve one or more of the treatments below:
- Injections Radiofrequency neurotomy
- Prescription Medications
- dSpinal cord stimulator
- Physical Therapy
If you or a loved one is suffering from failed back or neck surgery, the physicians at Cedar Hill Pain and Rehab can help determine the cause and find a treatment plan that works for you and improves your quality of life.