Then and Now: Barrow Celebrates 57th Anniversary

With a single operating room and a total of 52 beds, Barrow Neurological Institute officially opened its doors on Sunday, Sept. 23, 1962. It began with a donation from Charles Barrow, a coal magnate whose…

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….

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.