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Forum: International Assistance 06-30-2017, 09:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,914
Posted By LumbarSpine
What assistance is needed when traveling for ADR?

I'm contemplating international travel (likely Dr. Clavel in Spain) and am wondering if it is necessary to take someone with you?

Certainly it would be convenient and reassuring to have someone...
Forum: New Member Introductions 05-29-2017, 03:37 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 8,452
Posted By LumbarSpine
I assume you meant "Why go with a Euro surgeon"?...

I assume you meant "Why go with a Euro surgeon"? Not "Why not go with..."

The answer is simple: The doctors near me, at least one of whom is very accomplished, only use the ProDisc-L. I know you...
Forum: New Member Introductions 05-22-2017, 07:14 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 8,452
Posted By LumbarSpine
I'm curious about how your recovery went (I know...

I'm curious about how your recovery went (I know it's ongoing, but I assume you are through the worst of it). One thing that I find confusing (if only there were just one thing) is that different...
Forum: New Member Introductions 05-22-2017, 07:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 8,452
Posted By LumbarSpine
Thanks Harrison. I did read the Ritter-Lang...

Thanks Harrison. I did read the Ritter-Lang stuff. Obviously not good. But, it sounds like they have cleaned up their act. Would you agree? I'm leaning towards Clavel regardless, but I'm wondering...
Forum: New Member Introductions 05-10-2017, 06:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 8,452
Posted By LumbarSpine
Thanks for the input. I had shied away from the...

Thanks for the input. I had shied away from the ActivL for the same reason I might shy away from the Freedom (whenever it comes out): No surgeon is going to have that much experience with such a new...
Forum: Insurance Hell 05-10-2017, 02:21 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,377
Posted By LumbarSpine
I would argue that there IS evidence that ADR is...

I would argue that there IS evidence that ADR is better than fusion. I can't speak to your specific case, but in general, ADR is motion preserving, and reduces by a lot (I believe the study I read...
Forum: Insurance Hell 05-10-2017, 02:16 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,118
Posted By LumbarSpine
This type of question comes up in the legal...

This type of question comes up in the legal field, so let me tell you how they would handle it. The person asking for the opinion would make it very clear what opinion they wanted. The person...
Forum: Insurance Hell 05-10-2017, 02:12 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,595
Posted By LumbarSpine
No replies at all? I have these exact questions....

No replies at all? I have these exact questions. Probably over the next few weeks I'll start trying to wring answers out of my insurance company, but in such an unusual situation, it is going to be...
Forum: New Member Introductions 05-10-2017, 02:05 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,516
Posted By LumbarSpine
I am also curious about the OP's question as to...

I am also curious about the OP's question as to how people are paying for surgery overseas.

I read one thread where someone said that their BC/BS insurance paid for everything overseas! I don't...
Forum: New Member Introductions 05-10-2017, 12:59 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 8,452
Posted By LumbarSpine
Greetings! Lurking for a while, just introducing myself!

Hi Everyone,

First, let me say that although you don't know me, I feel like I know some of you. I've read quite a few lengthy threads on this site, and it has been very educational. I really...
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