Case Studies: Spondylolisthesis of L4 over L5

Patient: Dr. Seema Gupta

  • First visit in: June, 2012
  • Age/Gender: Female
  • Complaints: Numbness in legs and lower back pain while walking; and difficulty in sitting for over 20 minutes.
  • Symptoms: Pain in the back & neck, along with numbness in her legs.
  • X-Ray/MRI Findings: Spondylolisthesis of L4 over L5.

Treatment Progress Report:

Treatment Parameter Before Treatment After Treatment
Oswestry Disability Index Moderate Disability 24% Minimal Disability 10%
Neck Disability Index 6% 4%
Functional Goals
Walking pain free 40% 100%
Working out at the gym 0% 100%

From practicing homeopathy to setting up a clinic, Dr. Seema Gupta has worked very hard to build a successful career. For this fitness enthusiast, quitting her workouts wasn’t acceptable and started affecting her work, she visited Qi Spine Clinic. The spine specialists successfully managed to get her back to her gym routine and yoga.