Spine Surgery FAQs

Spine surgery can significantly impact your quality of life by improving spinal weakness, pain and numbness. This set of frequently asked questions will help you prepare for a successful spine surgery at Premier Health.

Will I have to take pain medication after surgery?

We will use a variety of medications to control your pain. We will use the medicines that are best for your specific pain. We commonly use:

  • Traditional narcotic pain medicines
  • Muscle relaxants
  • Medicines to control nerve pain

Using a combination of medications usually provides the best pain control.

Schedule an appointment

To schedule an appointment with a Spine Surgeon, call (866) 608-FIND(866) 608-FIND or complete the form below to receive a call from our scheduling department to make an appointment.