Caring for a patient with Parkinson's disease is not an easy task. They can experience severe fluctuations in their symptoms. For some Parkinson disease patients, you can help improve their symptoms and quality of life with a procedure called deep brain stimulation.
My experience as Neurosurgeon has allowed me to share some of my knowledge about this procedure. This article covers:
- The definition of deep brain stimulation
- Success rate
- How the procedure work
- Insurance coverage, etc