How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Dr. Brims Your Own Question
Dr. Brims
Dr. Brims, U.S. Licensed Physician
Category: Health
Satisfied Customers: 9599
Experience:  U.S. Licensed Physician, general surgery and internal medicine experience
Type Your Health Question Here...
Dr. Brims is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

I had spine surgery on c5,6,7 on May 20, 2013. I was told this

This answer was rated:

I had spine surgery on c5,6,7 on May 20, 2013. I was told this would be a 6-week process. When is an appropriate time to seek a pain medicine physician?

Dr. Brims :

Hello, welcome to the site! My name isXXXXX will try to assist you with your medical question and any medical information you seek.

Dr. Brims :

I'm sorry to hear about your pain

Dr. Brims :

If you still require high doses of pain medication after 3 months then you may consider a pain physician

Dr. Brims and 5 other Health Specialists are ready to help you