+-

Author Topic: Pre op sleeping  (Read 808 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

mslendzion

  • Sr. Member
  • ****
  • Posts: 424
Pre op sleeping
« on: December 24, 2011, 09:36:02 AM »
Why is it so painful. A bad night means a painful day. Each night is scary.
Left BHR 1/9/12 Dr. Schmitt

Luanna

  • Sr. Member
  • ****
  • Posts: 376
Re: Pre op sleeping
« Reply #1 on: December 24, 2011, 09:51:14 AM »
Hi,
So sorry to hear that you are in pain and having trouble sleeping. That's the worst! Makes the day miserable. Do you have some kind of medication to help with the pain so that your time before surgery is more comfortable?

I worked with and still work with a pain specialist doc to help me with pain. It can make a big difference. Post surgery I am doing something totally different for pain than I did pre surgery. Having a pain specialist as part of my health team is critical to my making progress. Not everyone feels pain the same. I'm a total wimp when it comes to pain.

Hope your sleeping improves and your pain decreases.

Luanna
RHR 8/30/2011 - Dr. Pritchett - Stryker Trident Shell /X3 Poly liner acetabular cup. BHR head.

hernanu

  • Hero Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 3897
Re: Pre op sleeping
« Reply #2 on: December 24, 2011, 09:53:05 AM »
Probably a lot of reasons, the OA / bone on bone friction, muscle atrophy, etc. All of those, plus the lack of sleep have gone away for me, they will for you also; after the recuperation it is much better.
Hernan, LHR 8/24/2010, RHR 11/29/2010 - Cormet, Dr. Snyder

 

Recent Posts

Re: Second BHR with Dr. Gross by PalmettoGolfer
Today at 10:35:21 AM

Re: Second BHR with Dr. Gross by BTMachine
Yesterday at 03:46:01 PM

Re: Second BHR with Dr. Gross by YetiKing
January 25, 2022, 10:54:16 PM

Are lighter loads for higher reps are safer post surgery? by Bubbish
January 25, 2022, 01:49:09 PM

Advertisements

Donate Thru Pay Pal

Surface Hippy Gear

Accordion Player Pat Webmaster/Owner

Owner/Webmaster of Surface Hippy

Statcounter

View My Stats

Powered by EzPortal