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Samantha's storySSamantha's storySamantha's storyEnglishOrthopaedics/MusculoskeletalChild (0-12 years);Teen (13-18 years)Vertebrae;SpineMuscular system;Skeletal systemConditions and diseasesTeen (13-18 years)NA2008-06-01T04:00:00Z000Flat ContentHealth A-Z<p>Read about what other teenagers with scoliosis went through when they had surgery.</p><div class="asset-video"> <iframe src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/nhkJjJGbFy8?rel=0" frameborder="0"></iframe> <br></div><p>My name is Samantha, and I am in Grade 11. I had scoliosis surgery three months ago.</p><h2>Key points</h2><ul><li>"I don't regret the decision to have surgery at all because the results are so much better. I'm so much happier with my body - I'm a lot taller and a lot straighter. My flexibility is really limited, but now I don't have to worry about my curve being a problem for the rest of my life."</li><li>"At first, you can't do anything for like two or three weeks. But then all of a sudden, one day you're like, "You know, I feel like I can do this by myself." Every day you make more progress."</li></ul>
L’histoire de SamanthaLL’histoire de SamanthaSamantha's storyFrenchOrthopaedics/MusculoskeletalChild (0-12 years);Teen (13-18 years)Vertebrae;SpineMuscular system;Skeletal systemConditions and diseasesTeen (13-18 years)NA2008-06-01T04:00:00Z000Flat ContentHealth A-Z<p>Tu peux lire des témoignages sur l’opération d’autres adolescents atteints de scoliose.</p>