- My name is Natalia, first language Spanish but speak fluent English
- Puerto Rico
- I danced ballet when i was 6 years old until i was 13 i had to leave it because of the surgery
A few fields to allow you to share some of your scoliosis history if you want to.
- What type of spinal curvature?:
- Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis
- Diagnosis Details:
- When I was 9 years old my neighbor saw that i had one shoulder higher than the other my parents took me to the peditritian & the peditritian recommended we went to an orthopedic so we went had radiography the usual stuff & diagnos eme with scoliosis they continue to observe my curve & when i was 12 year old decided to put me a brace i used it fr 6 months & didnt work so we decided that surgery was the ebst optio i have done el the studys & everythn and this wedenesday (May 26, 2010) im getting finally my surgery & i have mixed emotions. agh!
- What curve pattern?:
- Primary lumbar with one or more compensatory curves
- Surgery Details:
- Im getting my surgery tis wednesday (MAy 26, 2010)
- Worn a brace?:
- TLSO brace (eg Boston brace)
- Bracing Details:
- it was weird.