Acoustic Neuroma Patient Hopes to Raise Awareness With Live Surgery

When 65-year-old Carolyn O’Brien of Gilbert, Arizona began having balance problems two years ago, she blamed the aging process. The overwhelming fatigue that followed was probably related to her stubborn viral infection, she thought. After…

Young Norwegian Man Travels to Barrow for Aneurysm Surgery

Neurosurgeons at Barrow Neurological Institute have successfully treated a very complex brain aneurysm from a 35-year-old man from Norway, preventing the golf ball-sized malformation from rupturing and sparing his life. Before traveling to the U.S….

ALS Patient Joins Neurodegeneration Lab as Volunteer

On the back of his motorized wheelchair, 55-year-old Doug Clough proudly displays a yellow and white flag bearing his mantra: love life, live life. Clough has amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), a progressive neurological disease that…

Boston Mother to Celebrate Special Thanksgiving After AVM Surgeries

A young Boston mother will celebrate a special Thanksgiving this year just months after undergoing four complex brain surgeries at Barrow Neurological Institute in Phoenix to treat what she calls a “ticking time bomb in…

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