warthog1 wrote:Late to this. I had a microdiscectomy in 2001 for a herniated L5/S1 by Peter Oatey in Adelaide. Instant relief from similar symptoms you were describing.
No issues since, if I don't run.
I don't run.
All good on the bike.
yep. I am pro surgery. Australia is way too conservative in offering disc surgery, and many people are left with debilitating chronic pain for decades.
In the US, the spinal surgery rate is way above ours, as is innovation and outcome.