Posts Tagged "Anterior Cervical Discectomy with Fusion"

My Surgical Experience – Part Three

As soon as I got up to my room, the nurse came to help me freshen up a little. She was wearing a tichel – headscarf – and was just a doll. Of course we…

My Surgical Experience – Part Two

So where was I? Oh yes, sleeping the day away…. The KoD went to the waiting area to daven and to wait until surgery was finished. We had been told that once I had been…

My Surgical Experience – Part One

It’s hard to believe that it’s been two weeks since my surgery. It seems like yesterday, it seems like months ago. But I guess I am finally ready to put pen to paper (ok, fingers…

How a pain in the neck led to surgery

I woke up one Wednesday morning with a crick in my neck. Or so it felt. I popped a couple of Advil, took a hot shower, and moved on with my day hoping it would…