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The Back Beat

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What is XLIF®?

You already know that The Better Way Back® is a dedicated community that provides hope, support, and valuable information to eXtreme Lateral Interbody Fusion (XLIF) patients, and people considering XLIF surgery, who are suffering with chronic back or leg pain. But what is XLIF? Continue reading

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Featured patient pairing: Alexandra and Sandy

Pre-op patient Alexandra explains how helpful it was to speak to Patient Ambassador Sandy before she underwent the XLIF® procedure, as part of The Better Way Back® patient pairing process. Continue reading

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The power of pairings: a real-life Q&A between two XLIF® patients

Below is an excerpt from an actual email exchange between a preoperative patient and the postoperative XLIF Patient Ambassador he was paired with through The Better Way Back®. Hopefully this provides a more intimate look into the valuable information and … Continue reading