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Category: Patient Stories

If I hadn't been in this place in the care of Dr. Albuquerque, with his expertise and skill, I might still be struggling to find out what's wrong with me.

Mark Barrett Phoenix

Father, Daughter Undergo Cavernous Malformation Surgeries at Barrow

A Mesa, Ariz., family is looking forward to celebrating Valentine’s Day after a father and his daughter have made remarkable recoveries following complex brain surgeries to remove the...

Tucson Woman Walking Thanks to Thoracic Disc Herniation Surgery

Rebecca Lester had two options: undergo a risky spine surgery with a 50 percent chance of paralysis, or do nothing and lose her ability to walk anyway. “It...

California Woman Has Surgery for Complex Brain Aneurysm at Barrow

A neurosurgeon at Barrow Neurological Institute in Phoenix has successfully removed a complex brain aneurysm from a 34-year-old Burbank, California woman who was facing paralysis and possibly death....

Mexico City Student Travels to Barrow for Cavernous Malformation Surgery

When Constanza Giesemann began suffering painful headaches, the active university student chalked it up to stress at first. It turned out to be much more serious, requiring her...

30-Year-Old Has Surgery at Barrow After Brain Tumor Found by Mistake

Jordan Lawley lay motionless in the MRI machine for half an hour while it scanned his head and neck. He wasn’t expecting it to find anything unusual. After...