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LIVING WITH
THE THERAPY
SPINAL CORD STIMULATION

AFTER THE SURGERY

During the first few weeks after the procedure, you may have special instructions from your doctor.

SEE THE FIRST FEW WEEKS

DAILY LIVING

Learn more about living with your neurostimulator after the initial recovery period.

GO TO DAILY LIVING

OPTIMIZING THERAPY

Learn how to get the most from your therapy.

LEARN ABOUT OPTIMIZING
Medtronic rechargeable spinal neurostimulator shown with charging cords and connector cables

RECHARGING 

YOUR DEVICE

Rechargeable spinal neurostimulators contain a battery that must be recharged regularly to maintain therapy.

SEE HOW TO RECHARGE

PRODUCT SUPPORT

Both your doctor and Medtronic can help if you have questions about your system.

SEE PRODUCT SUPPORT

GETTING AN MRI

If you ever need an MRI, here’s what you and your doctor should know.

LEARN MORE

GETTING A REPLACEMENT

Although neurostimulators are designed to last for several years, you can talk to your doctor about when a replacement may be necessary.

LEARN ABOUT REPLACEMENTS

Information on this site should not be used as a substitute for talking with your doctor. Always talk with your doctor about diagnosis and treatment information.