Hi Betsey I hope that your PM dr gets your meds adjusted for you so that the more aggressive PT doesn't bother you as much. I agree your surgeon needs to talk to PT. Take care, and keep us updated.
love and hugs
Dx: osteoarthritis, bursitis in left hip, Osteoarthrits in right hip, compression fracture in thoracic spine due to falling on frozen ground March 2001 , ddd, spinal stenosis, bone spurs, osteoarthritis in spine, osteoarthritis in both knees
Meds: Fentanyl patch, oxycodone, otc: BenGay, Tylenol Arthritis on occasion