After junior Allison Shevtsov got surgery to treat scoliosis on Dec. 17, a long process of recovery lay ahead of her. She was faced with the physical pain of healing from the operation as well as the mental readjustment of returning to school and transitioning to life after the surgery. Watch the video below to see her journey through the recovery process.
Edited by Amanda Chan
Footage by Amanda Chan, Avni Prasad and Fatima Ali