DBS Surgery Offers New Hope for Alzheimer’s Disease

A groundbreaking procedure that offers new hope for patients with Alzheimer’s disease is being tested at Barrow Neurological Institute in Phoenix. The largest international trial to date will evaluate the safety and effectiveness of Deep…

Dr. Lawton Removes Cavernous Malformation from Ohio Man’s Brainstem

A small business owner in Ohio is back to work just weeks after undergoing lifesaving brain surgery to remove a large malformation on his brainstem at Barrow Neurological Institute in Phoenix, Arizona. “I’m blessed to…

Dr. Francisco Ponce Celebrates 1000th DBS Surgery

Barrow Neurological Institute neurosurgeon Francisco Ponce, MD, has reached an impressive surgical milestone, performing his 1,000th groundbreaking Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) procedure for a Parkinson’s patient who traveled to Barrow in Phoenix from Reno. Dr….

Barrow Concussion Survey: Fewer Parents Let Kids Play Contact Sports

Amid growing concussion concerns, only 65 percent of Arizona parents say they will allow their children to play contact sports – a sharp drop in two years, according to a new survey by Phoenix’s Barrow…

About Barrow Neurological Institute

Since our doors opened as a regional specialty center in 1962, we have grown into one of the premier 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.