Testimonials

We understand that undergoing investigations and surgery on your back can be very daunting. Often hearing from other people who have gone through similar experiences can provide some reassurance as to what to expect and the outcomes. We’ll continue to add testimonials to this page overtime. Click on each to read the testimonials in full.

Wayne Green “Prior to the surgery I was in constant pain and unable to carry out full duties as a Police Officer. Post operative I am now riding a road bike 100 miles plus every week.”
Click to read more.

Paul Hedley “I was almost bed ridden and in constant excruciating pain, unable to leave my bed. I then had a spinal fusion preformed by Mr Jensen. I knew from the next day the pain was improved dramatically.”
Click to read more.

Craig Beetlestone “I underwent surgery to deal with c6/7 discs that were causing me excruciating pain. From my first appointment with Mr Jensen I was made to feel like a human being and not a number.”
Click to read more.

Dale Graham “Mr Kasis asked me what I wanted from him; I said my life back. 11 months post op thats what I have got from the surgery.”
Click to read more.

John Watson “For 4 years I suffered with back pain which severely restricted my normal day to day activities. Five months after surgery I am now working out at my local gym 3 times a week. Thanks to my Jensen’s expertise, I am very grateful to have back my independence.”
Click to read more.

Monica Ronan “Mr Jensen listened to me; I had a decompression and fusion of the spine.The operation was a success, the pain in my leg had gone. “
Click to read more.

Frederick Johnston “After examining the MRI results, Mr Jensen found that I had a disc crushing my spinal cord. Mr Jensen then had me admitted into the hospital within three days of our meeting as well as being operated on on the third day and then discharged on the fourth day.”
Click to read more.

Christopher Pattison, “Having suffered from back and leg pain for over ten years, which affected my every day life, including taking part in triathlons, family life and work, I was referred to Mr Kasis, who I found to instantly fill me with confidence that there was a potential cure to my problem – anterior lumbar fusion. Within three months I was swimming, six months I was riding my bike and within a year I was running again. I competed in a local triathlon sprint and finished in fourth place.”
Click to read more.

Sharon Hunter, “After 25 years of nursing I suffered terribly with back pain. Investigations showed I had a bulging disc at L4/L5, which resulted in ALIF surgery. I had my surgery almost three years ago and I have to say it has completely changed my life so much in a positive way. I now feel I have my life back.”
Click to read more.

Victoria Viney, On waking up after the operation I could immediately feel a difference. It was not long before I was able a mile or more and I began to swim again after 4 months, swimming up to a mile or more without severe pain. I am now excited about the activities that I’ll be able to do in the future that I have put off for so long.”
Click to read more.

Emma Carroll, I had suffered with severe lower back pain, hip and leg pain for nearly 10 years and had been mis-diagnosed a number of times. After surgery, recovery time and physio I am now pain free and able to live life to the full again.”
Click to read more.

Keeley Shepherd,After surgery I knew immediately that it had worked. I now have a full life, my children have a fit and healthy mother back and my husband has a wife who is not suffering in constant pain.”
Click to read more.

Susan Ibbetson, I have to admit, my Anterior Lumbar Surgery’ was a ‘life changing’ operation. No more back, leg or nerve pain. All aspects of my daily living improved greatly. I have my life back, thanks to Mr Kasis.”
Click to read more.

Carole Burrows, This was the best decision that I have ever made. I now have the life that I had years ago. I have walking holidays, run up and down stairs and sleep. I have been given a new life.”
Click to read more.

Leslie Weddell, “After the surgery I recovered quickly and immediately saw a vast improvement. I no longer had numbness and pain spasms and the pain had gone. I no longer rely on pain killers and I am able to do my job to the full.”
Click to read more.

Kevin Auld, “The level of engagement from Mr Kasis was exemplary he was the only consultant to review and keep updated with his patients on the ward after the operation. Three years on from my operation I have a normal working life with a good range of motion in my spine.
Click to read more.

Julie Appleby, “The crippling effects of lower back were very real and made all aspects of my life a misery. My advice to anyone who is unsure about having the surgery is to “go for it” – it truly is life changing.”
Click to read more.

Katey Bowe, “This may sound dramatic but on my 32nd birthday Mr Kasis offered me the Anterior Lumbar Fusion surgery and it was the best birthday present ever. I lead a very active life and regularly walk 7-8miles up on the fells.”
Click to read more.

Mr & Mrs Richardson, “Having the surgery has provided me with the opportunity to enjoy my children and feel like I can truly live my life again. I would highly recommend both Mr Kasis and the surgery to anyone considering it.”
Click to read more.

Heinrich Jonker “This procedure done by Dr Kasis has given me my life back as I am now able to enjoy the activities with my family that I thought was never going to be possible. I can’t thank Mr Kasis enough and I would recommend this procedure to anyone that is struggling with a similar problem.”
Click to read more.

Laura Rusby “Before my ALIF surgery I was in a huge amount of pain despite the numerous medications I was prescribed, I struggled to sleep and getting out of bed was incredibly difficult. From day 1 post surgery I have never felt pain in my back again, I was out walking 7 days later and now 9 months on I still have never experienced a single pain in my back or hips. My quality of life has been changed dramatically.”
Click to read more.

Laura Turner “Words cannot express how grateful I am to Mr Kasis. He is both a world class surgeon and a world class human being who has given me my life back; a life in which for 14yrs I suffered debilitating back, leg and nerve pain. ”
Click to read more.

James Taylor “I will be forever grateful to Mr Jensen and his team who gave me back my life! Soon after surgery I was totally pain free with full movement in my back, neck and the feeling was back in my fingers.”
Click to read more.

Emma Oliver “I can’t thank Mr Jensen and his team enough as 6 months ago I couldn’t turn over in bed or control a shopping trolley! I thought that was going to be me for life… what a comeback!”
Click to read more.

Mark Chirnside “Since this procedure, the change has been dramatic. I rarely have any pain in my calf only slight ache if I have done too much. However every day sees this improve. I am back to normal living and have been able to return to my hobbies that were too painful to do before my surgery.”
Click to read more.

John Chaters “I can not express just how much Mr Kasis has improved my life and his compassion and professionalism can only be admired.”
Click to read more

Selby Allan “I can now walk 5 miles without leg or back pain and without any aid or pain killers. Thank you Mr Kasis for giving me my life back.”
Click to read more