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Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) Support Group

Tuesday June 17, 2014 - 1:00PM
Swedish Issaquah Campus Leadership Conference Room, 2nd Floor 751 NE Blakely Drive Issaquah, WA 98029

A support group for anyone For anyone who has DBS or interested in learning more about i who has DBS or interested in learning more about it! Including people with Parkinson’s disease, essential tremor, & dystonia l tremor, & dystonia.

Presented by the Swedish Neuroscience Institute.

Facilitator: Peggy O’Neil Shortt, MN, ARNP, is the manager of the Deep Brain Stimulation Program at Swedish. She oversees all DBS surgical outcomes, communicates with referring doctors, and coordinates pre- and post-operative clinical procedures and follow-up care. She has a bachelor’s degree in nursing from Pacific Lutheran University and a master’s degree in nursing from the University of Washington.

Tuesday, June 17, 2014
1:00pm to 2:00pm

Swedish Issaquah Campus
Leadership Conference Room, 2nd Floor
751 NE Blakely Drive
Issaquah, WA 98029

Please RSVP to Michelle at 206.320.2883 or michelle.bauer@swedish.org

Download the flyer here.

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Online Presentation: Surgical Options for PD
Monday Feb 22, 2016
Watch from home on your computer!

Dr. Farrokh Farrokhi, MD is a neurosurgeon at Virginia Mason's Neuroscience Institute. He completed his internship in general surgery at the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio and his residency in neurosurgery at the University of Washington. He specializes in neurosurgery, spine surgery and brain tumors. 

During this online presentation, Dr. Farrokhi will discuss the latest surgery options for people with Parkinson's disease, including Deep Brain Stimulation and others. 

 

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