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“The integration is amazing—how the therapists work together. It’s not just siloed by modality. They really combine them around what Hillary needs, and they’re really caring people.”

Dan Burns Scottsdale

Craniofacial Patients Gain Confidence in Solidarity

While the Cleft and Craniofacial Center at Barrow Neurological Institute provides surgical, dental, and orthodontic treatment for a variety of craniofacial disorders, it aims to have a much...

Asleep DBS Patient: ‘It’s Been an Amazing Experience’

Patrick Scott sat in a Barrow exam room exactly two months after his brain surgery with a big smile on his face. “It’s amazing,” said the 67-year-old Scottsdale...

Barrow Patient Enjoying Her ‘New Normal’ After Pituitary Tumor Surgery

Margaret Kerbo isn’t sure how long she had been living with Cushing’s disease before being diagnosed and treated last year. “Nobody knows,” she said. “I look back at...

‘Asleep’ DBS Achieves Comparable Outcomes to ‘Awake’ DBS

Barrow Neurosurgeon Dr. Francisco Ponce says people who undergo “asleep” deep brain stimulation (DBS) for Parkinson’s disease or essential tremor appear to have the same improvements in function...

Former Barrow Patient to Host 2nd Stride 4 Spines Run

A competitive distance runner who underwent five surgeries at Barrow after injuring her spine in a cycling accident is hosting a running event to raise money for the...