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Why should I get a second opinion about surgery for back pain?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiologist (Heart Specialist)

According to Dr. Oz, a second opinion is a good idea if surgery is recommended within several months after an injury leading to back pain. Watch this video for more information on back pain from Dr. Oz.

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