Discectomy Pain

Royal College of Surgeons of England – Patient Recovery Guide

An informative information guide for people considering a discectomy and post surgery guidelines.

Get Well Soon – Helping You to Make a Speedy Recovery

Table of Contents

  • Who is this leaflet for?
  • What to expect after the operation?
  • Things that will help you recover more quickly
  • Returning to work
  • Planning for your return
  • Driving
  • Recovery tracker
  • After you get home
  • Keeping well
  • Website links