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Personal Stories

Essential Tremor


The following story recounts the experience of a patient using Medtronic DBS Therapy to manage the symptoms associated with essential tremor. Medtronic invite patients to share their stories candidly. As you read the story, please bear in mind that the experiences are specific to each particular person.

Bryan's Story

Bryan was diagnosed with essential tremor in 1995. Years later, when his neurologist suggested Medtronic Deep Brain Stimulation for Essential Tremor, Bryan says, "I was ready for it."



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