Rachel Webb - email@example.com
I have suffered since being a child with coccyx pain. I have a long coccyx which is sharply angled. My orthopedic surgeon has suggested for me to have it removed 3 months after the birth of my first child.
My surgeon has given me his recommendation that I have a caesarean section rather than a natural child birth due to my tailbone issue, as he is concerned it may cause problems passing and associated pain.
My obstetrician's opinion is that I have a natural child birth, as the coccyx will move when the baby passes through and at worst my tailbone will crack.
I wondering if there is anybody who has knows more information about childbirth and coccyx issues, as I am trying to decide what to do? I do not want to suffer any more pain, or complication with birth due to this issue and need more information as I don't think the obstetrician has ever experienced anyone with a angled coccyx before, just normal damage through childbirth.
I would appreciate any advice, or to hear others opinions on the matter.
Sydney - Australia