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Testimonial – Alessandra – Collapsed Disc Surgery

Alessandra McAliley came to Dr. Hooman Melamed with extreme lower back pain that she had suffered with for years. She underwent spine surgery and her back pain was gone. This is her story.

ALESSANDRA’S STORY: Alessandra McAliley suffered quietly for years from chronic extreme lower back pain, with other doctors telling her there was “nothing wrong.” She could not walk, sit or lay in bed properly without experiencing some type of pain. She found Dr. Melamed through his 5-star reviews on Yelp. A full work-up by Dr. Melamed determined that she had a collapsed disc which caused the excruciating pain. McAliley underwent spine surgery and her back pain was gone following surgery.