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Specialists in Surgical Spine Care

Lumbar Spondylolisthesis

This is a 53 year old female with severe back pain and shooting pain down her legs whenever she walks for more than 2 to 3 minutes. She failed all types of conservative management including spinal injections, physical therapy and acupuncture.

Her MRI revealed a Spondylolisthesis (when one bone slips in front of the other) of L5 over S1. Her post-operative Cat Scan revealed a partial reduction of the slipped bones with placement of a spacer between the bones.

She felt immediate leg pain relief in the recovery room and feels fantastic now 6 weeks after her surgery.

Cases at Spine Specialists - Lumbar Spondylolisthesis

MRI reveals a Spondylolisthesis

Cases at Spine Specialists - Lumbar Spondylolisthesis

Post-Operative Cat Scan revealed a partial reduction of the slipped bones with placement of a spacer between the bones.