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PD University: Speed Bumps after DBS and How to Move Past Them

Thursday June 26, 2014 - 10:00AM
Virginia Mason Lindeman Pavilion, Level 1 Buse Education Room

PD University

Speed Bumps after DBS and How to Move Past Them

Sponsored by NWPF and hosted by EvergreenHealth & Virginia Mason, this patient education forum will feature ample time for YOUR questions from the doctors and programmers who work with DBS patients everyday! Come prepared to ask questions, share your experiences with other folks who have DBS. Boxed lunches will be provided.

The agenda includes, The Role of the Movement Disorder Specialist in DBS, Important Considerations with DBS Surgery, DBS from a Medtronic Representative's Perspective, and more.

Questions? Call 206-946-6515 or 877-980-7500.

Thursday, June 26, 2014
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Virginia Mason Hospital & Medical Center
Lindeman Pavilion, Level 1
Buse Education Room

Highlighted Event

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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