1. From No Hope to Thanking the Good Lord

    I don’t know where I’d be today if it were not for Dr. Rahman. I had severe scoliosis. I had visited many doctors and was not given any hope by other surgeons, who all said that there was nothing that could be done for me.I then went to a seminar on the spine, and met Dr. Rahman. I knew I had met the right doctor.He did my surgery, and every day I thank the good Lord for Dr. Rahman.…Read More

  2. A Patient with Kyphoscoliosis Learns to Tango

    I had kyphoscoliosis my whole life. This means I had an “S” curve in my lower spine and a rounded upper spine (“hunchback”). I never knew this could be corrected as an adult. I suffered from chronic, intermittent low back pain that was manageable with mostly exercise. When I developed pain radiating down my leg I went to physical therapy and it helped, but not completely. Then I developed …Read More

  3. Amazing Recovery after a Terrible Fall

    Several years ago I fell from the roof of my house, and fractured my pelvis in three places. Although the fractures healed, my pelvis never returned to a normal alignment. The result was awful. Over the next few years I developed a major scoliosis in my spine, and one of my hips stuck out at an angle. My clothes started to look strange on me (due to the curve in my spine), and I even began to stru…Read More

    M.C., Southern Illinois