PERSONAL STORIES

PERSONAL STORIES

Hear from people who live
with Medtronic DBS

You are no doubt curious about other people’s experiences with DBS therapy. Here, people who are receiving Medtronic DBS therapy share their stories with you.


Personal Stories

The following stories recount the experiences of individuals who are receiving Medtronic DBS therapy. Medtronic invited them to share their stories candidly. As you read the stories, please bear in mind that the experiences are specific to each particular person.


BE MORE ARTIST, LIKE LAURA

Laura from Belgium, Deep Brain Stimulation story

Laura, an artist from Belgium, explains how deep brain stimulation has affected her daily life.
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Be more you, like Nicky


Be more empowered, like Matthew


BE MORE CONFIDENT, LIKE DORIS


Be more chef, like Janet


Be more active, like Gilles


Be more you, like Steve


BE MORE INDEPENDENT, LIKE WILLIAM


These patient testimonials relate an account of an individual’s response to the treatment. The account is genuine, typical and documented. However, the individual’s response does not provide any indication, guide, warranty or guarantee as to the response other persons may have to the treatment. The response other people have to the treatment could be different. Responses to the treatment discussed can and do vary and are specific to the individual patient. Please consult your healthcare professional for a full list of benefits, indications, precautions, clinical results and other important medical information that pertains to the therapy or products discussed.