Legacy of Deep Brain Stimulation Innovation

Legacy of Deep Brain Stimulation Innovation

University Hospitals in Cleveland, Ohio recently made history when millions tuned in to watch a live brain surgery Oct. 25 on the National Geographic network. This landmark television event captured the drama of an awake deep brain stimulation surgery of a patient with Parkinson’s disease. Benjamin Walter, MD, Director of the Parkinson’s & Movement Disorders Center, discusses University Hospitals past, current and future innovative uses of DBS.

 

Video recorded at University Hospitals, Cleveland, Ohio, December 2015.


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