Most candidates are in thier 30s or 40s, so the disc will need to withstand significant wear and tear over time. To determine whether or not you’re a good candidate for disc replacement surgery, your doctor will look at your medical history, perform a physical examination, and use imaging documents. It’s also possible other surgical procedures will be recommended. In all cases, patients must have a degenerated disc to qualify.
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The majority of patients will notice immediate improvement of some or all of their symptoms while other symptoms may improve more gradually. A positive attitude and following your doctor’s post-surgery instructions will contribute to a satisfactory outcome.