Spine Surgery Booklet
Table of Contents
The information in the Your Spine Surgery Booklet is intended for use by the patients of the Front Range Center for Brain & Spine Surgery, P.C., in Fort Collins, Colorado.
We know that as you approach your cervical (neck) or lumbar (lower back) surgery you may have questions about what the process will be like. To answer some of the questions you may have and to help you feel more at ease about your upcoming surgery, we offer you this booklet. Please do not hesitate to ask us whatever medical questions you have while you are in the hospital.
- Arriving at the Hospital
- A Note about Visitors
- General Anesthesia
- Anterior Cervical Fusion
- Posterior Cervical Laminectomy
- Posterior Decompressive Cervical Laminectomy
- Lumbar Laminectomy and Discectomy
- Decompressive Lumbar Laminectomy
- Lumbar Fusion
- Returning to Your Room
- Pain Control
- Notify Your Doctor If...
- For Neck Patients
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