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Learn how a lumbar disc herniates and
can cause lower back pain
Sciatica is leg pain caused by a
problem in the low back.
See how a disc degenerates and how it can cause pain and other symptoms
My understanding is that insurance companies don't like to provide them just because of a fusion surgery, but if you have a history of a failure to fuse it is more normal. Of course if you are interested, then ask your surgeon.
I had a discussion with an orthopedic surgeon friend of mine last week about the, and he felt that they do work to encourage bone growth.
I will know more in a few weeks when I get my fist follow up x-ray since starting to use me bone growth stimulator.