Not sure that anyone can answer that. Problems with the back can be very varied and there are respected authorities for various conditions. If one doctor professed to know it all and be an expert on all of the treatments out there....I would run.
my wife has continuous pain.. she's 34
she's tried everything
pain to the point that she can't move sometime
MRI's show ruptured disks L3/4 i think
best surgeon in Phila doesn't want to operate "yet"