Dystonia / Myoclonus

Elaine’s life was turned upside down when one morning she woke up unable to use her legs. After meeting with a neurologist, it was recommended she have DBS. Elaine underwent surgery and says she is thrilled to now be able to manage her symptoms.

Elaine's life was turned upside down when one morning she woke up unable to use her legs. After meeting with a neurologist, she was diagnosed with dystonia. Elaine then went to see Gordon H. Baltuch, MD, who recommended she have deep brain stimulation. Elaine underwent surgery and says she is thrilled to now be able to manage her symptoms.

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