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Larry V's Story

Location
Illinois
Back Story
SI Joint Degeneration
iFuse Implant Procedure Date
June, 2012 Left side
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"I felt better after my chiropractic visits but by the time I drove myself back to the house, the same terrible pain always returned."

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Background

Larry was a manager of his family owned appliance and service business since 1968. He also helped with delivery, installation, and service repairs. In 1990, while delivering an air conditioning unit, he began feeling extreme pain in his lower back, groin, and down his left leg. The pain immediately prevented him from bending at the waist, twisting at the torso, and sitting upright. In the years that followed his injury, he underwent several lumbar surgeries and many conservative therapy treatments. Outside of the SI joint injections, nothing else relieved his SI joint pain for more than a couple of days.

“I am just so grateful that I no longer experience that terrible pain.”

Update

In June 2012, Larry’s iFuse procedure was performed on his left SI joint and right away he began feeling better. Today he is able to help with the household chores, fish for bass and play with his grandchildren once again. Larry reports that the pain in his left SI joint is gone and that he is feeling back to his former self. Larry wishes that he had learned about the iFuse Implant System® sooner. “I am just so grateful that I no longer experience that terrible pain.”

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