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Anyone have experience with this procedure? I have had three incidents in the last 12 months with pain associated with bulging/degenerative disk L5S1 and L3L4. I'm have been seeing M.D.s D.C.s and doing PT. I have scheduled another consult with the Sports Med Doctor but, am interested in reading about your experience. Seems like folks with knee, shoulder injury have ok success. Have not read about anyone with DDD/back related problems trying this out.
 

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Yep. It will be interesting to hear what the good doctor has to say as this is not a "mainstream" procedure. Of the 6 medical professionals I've seen in the last year not one has mentioned Prolotherapy as an option to try. Must not be any good unless the AMA/CDC/Pharma puts it's stamp of approval on it. Right?

So, anyone out there have any experience as a patient or Doctor with this?
 

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Thanks for sharing your experience. My back has deteriorated over the years preventing me from most activity. I started cycling as a way to stay fit as I couldn't do anything else. Fell in love with it along the way.

A friend of mine is a D.O. N.D. who does Prolo but, it's just a bit of money and risk to get a 50/50 at best. It will be interesting to compare notes from the M.D. (sportsmed guy) and the D.O. N.D.
 
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