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I’m very thankful for Dr. Laura Snyder and very thankful for Barrow. Having the surgery done and feeling how I feel today, it’s just priceless.

Hope Terry Phoenix

Spinal Fusion Surgery Restores Quality of Life for Mother of 3

In the fall of 2020, Hope Terry was preparing to sell her house and move across the country with her husband and three kids when she woke up...

Romanian Teen’s Complex Spinal AVM Successfully Treated at Barrow

Neurosurgeons at Barrow Neurological Institute at Dignity Health St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center in Phoenix have successfully removed a 15-year-old Romanian boy’s very rare and complex spinal...

Pituitary Team Changes Life of Patient with Growth Hormone Deficiency

Patricia Buckley has a small tattoo on her wrist. It says one word: “rare.” In late 2017, Patricia learned she had a tumor at the base of her...

Barrow Neurosurgeon Restores Pastor’s Vision Through Pituitary Surgery

David Clark didn’t think much of it when he woke up early on Tuesday, Sept. 29 with a splitting headache between his eyes or when it persisted throughout...

Barrow Patient Finds Purpose in Brain Cancer Journey

When Hillary Burns and her husband, Dan, reflect on her brain cancer diagnosis, they don’t often wonder: Why us? “Before we could ever think like that, Hillary just...