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My father aged 65 is suffering from L5 lumbar spondylosis pain. The doctor we consulted only gave a belt to wear. Although he has been wearing the belt for about a month there is no improvement. We also have to be cautious of using painkillers and exercise as he has hypertension as well as only one functioning kidney. Please advice.

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Hello If there is no response to conservative treatment, we need to evaluate your father with a detail clinical evaluation. I agree that use of pain killers may be risky in case of having a single functioning kidney. Don't worry, we can take care of your father's spine problem.
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