Phoenix Woman Says Mobile Stroke Unit Saved Her Life

Phoenix woman LaVon Medina credits the Barrow Emergency Stroke Treatment Unit with saving her life on Thanksgiving. Medina was preparing dinner in her kitchen when she had a stroke. Her daughter called 911, and both…

Barrow Is First in Southwest to Use PulseRider Device for Aneurysm Treatment

Barrow neurosurgeon Dr. Andrew Ducruet used a new device called PulseRider to treat a basilar tip aneurysm in November, positioning Barrow as the first institution in the Southwest to place the device in a patient….

Dr. Michael Lawton Reflects on 1st 100 Days, Shares Vision for Future

November 2017 As I finish my first 100 days as the new president and CEO of Barrow Neurological Institute, I want to thank the community for welcoming me back so warmly (and I mean that…

Dr. Michael Lawton Discusses Future of Barrow With KJZZ

Phoenix radio station KJZZ interviewed Dr. Michael Lawton about his return to Barrow Neurological Institute as president and CEO. Dr. Lawton succeeded Dr. Robert Spetzler, who retired last summer after more than three decades of…

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Since our doors opened as a regional specialty center in 1962, we have grown into one of the premiere destinations in the world for neurology and neurosurgery. Our experienced, highly skilled, and comprehensive team of neurological specialists can provide you with a complete spectrum of care–from diagnosis through outpatient neurorehabilitation–under one roof. Barrow Neurological Institute: Discover. Educate. Heal.