Surgery can quickly feel like a challenging feat to overcome but with the right guidance and compliance, potential problems can be swiftly alleviated or avoided completely. With the meticulous planning and attention to detail that goes into surgical procedures, it is necessary to follow specific guidelines for pre-surgery, in-patient, and post-surgery.
Pre-surgical care refers to specific measures that are followed according to the individual needs of the patient. Coordinate schedules and services that are geared toward your situational risk assessment and stay involved with preventive medicine counseling and health coaching. In this phase, set personal goals for yourself to help steer you to a speedy recovery.
In-patient care involves the medical treatment that is provided in a hospital or other facility and generally involves an overnight stay by the patient. To ensure a smooth experience follow your fully customized in-patient advocacy program and coordination of special needs. After everything is complete, establish local resources for your comfort and convenience.
Post-surgical care is the care you will receive after your medical treatment. With every surgery, comes different post-surgical care methods, but in general implement a pain management regime after surgery, follow your health and diet plan, and consult your physical therapists and health coach. Ensure that you have a ride home and then coordinate your health and rehabilitation services for home care.
Although surgery may seem like a downhill battle, here at Cantor Spine we exert our best efforts to provide you with a pleasurable experience.
We utilize groundbreaking ultrasonic minimally invasive spine surgery techniques to treat a number of cervical and lumbar spine conditions including cervical disc herniation, ossification of the posterior longitudinal ligament, spondylolisthesis, and more. For more information on ultrasonic spine surgery or to schedule a complimentary MRI review, please call (954) 567-1332.