Making the right decision about undergoing spine surgery is critical. Do You Really Need Spine Surgery provides you and your medical providers important information to make the best choice. All relevant variables are addressed and organized into a “treatment grid”. With this, you and your health care team can determine the most effective approach and course of action. Do You Really Need Spine Surgery gives back control of the surgical decision to you, the patient. Take it!!
In his best-selling book, Back in Control, prominent spine surgeon, Dr. David Hanscom, describes how to conquer debilitating chronic pain. His groundbreaking approach presents well-documented treatments that today’s medical establishment has largely ignored. By using a multi-pronged approach to calm and re-route your nervous system, you can minimize or eliminate your pain. His methods evolved from his intense 15-year experience suffering from chronic pain.
If you are facing a decision about whether or not to have spine surgery, we provide a Surgery Roadmap to help you better understand the relevant variables that go into an informed decision, and an in-depth description of the various surgical procedures:
Use our free guide “Questions to Ask Your Surgeon” to ensure you ask the right questions and understand all the relevant variables that go into such a decision.
This self-directed approach is called Direct your Own Care (DOC). The DOC Roadmap is divided into four stages:
The journey is unique to each individual and is intended to provide you with the information you will need and use to take back control of your care and life.
Back in Control Radio – Learning and Healing
Psychology Today – The Myth of Self-Esteem
Pain News Network – How to Control Anxiety and Pain Through Meditation
Other Print & Online Media – Spirituality & Health – 5 Steps to Relieve Chronic Pain