← Back Jennifer B.
12+9-year-old female who had a severe L5 and S1 isthmic spondylolisthesis. This produced not only truncal imbalance but also back pain and neurologic issues to her legs. She underwent a posterior surgery to decompress her nerves, realign her slipped vertebra and fuse only one segment (L5/S1) of her spine. At 5 years postoperative, she has maintained excellent posture and alignment, and is pain free.