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Recharging Your Neurostimulator

Spinal Cord Stimulation for Chronic Pain

The Medtronic RestoreSensor™, RestoreUltra™, and RestoreAdvanced™ neurostimulators contain a battery that must be recharged regularly to maintain the therapy.

The following components are used during the recharge process:

  • The recharger is a hand-held device for charging the battery in your neurostimulator. The display on the recharger provides information on your charging system
  • The antenna is connected to the recharger and used to establish communication with your neurostimulator
  • The waist belt keeps the antenna directly over your neurostimulator during a recharging session
  • The AC power supply and power cord charge the recharger when its battery runs low.

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Using the Recharging System

These videos demonstrate how to use your recharging system.

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Watch this video to learn about the parts of your recharging system.

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Learn about the 5 keys on your recharger and what they do.

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Learn how to recharge your recharger battery.

If you have questions about recharging your neurostimulator that are not answered in these videos, contact Medtronic Patient Services at 800-510-6735 for assistance.


Information on this site should not be used as a substitute for talking with your doctor. Always talk with your doctor about diagnosis and treatment information.