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Movement symptoms can interfere with everyday life. Get to know the causes, symptoms, and types of dystonia.*
A DBS device sends electrical signals within the brain that can block some of the messages that cause motor symptoms.
From evaluation to surgery, learn about the process of getting DBS for dystonia.
Find out what to expect from daily life after receiving DBS therapy.EXPLORE LIFE WITH DBS
Most people can’t believe that I’m the same person. I’m just thrilled to have my life back.- Paula, a DBS patient
Discover stories from people living with DBS for dystonia. Use their stories to help you decide if DBS may be right for you.READ STORIES
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.
Humanitarian Device - Authorized by Federal Law as an aid in the management of chronic, intractable (drug refractory) primary dystonia, including generalized and/or segmental dystonia, hemidystonia, and cervical dystonia (torticollis), in patients seven years of age or above. The effectiveness of the devices for treating these conditions has not been demonstrated.