SI Joint Fusion :: My Surgery Costs

There’s a part of me that feels a little weird putting my medical bills out there for all to see. But I decided to do it because I know it may help some people who are desperately trying to piece together information. I think I blocked all my personal info and just left the charges in plain
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SI Joint Fusion :: The Question of Angle

When I was considering which type of minimally invasive sacroiliac joint fusion I was most comfortable with, one of my major concerns was the angle at which the implants were placed. Many of the more common types of fixation are lateral, meaning the implants are inserted across the joint. I met with two surgeons who subscribed to that approach,
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SIJD :: Survival of the Fittest [and other myths]

When people learn that I’ve been dealing with SI joint dysfunction for more than 30 years, they often ask, “How in the world did you survive for so long?” And I’ve never quite known how to answer that question. There’s no short answer—it’s been a combination of things. But before I get in to my
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