USING YOUR PROGRAMMER DBS THERAPY FOR DYSTONIA
You may use your patient programmer to turn your dystonia* therapy on or off and check the battery. You may also be able to adjust the stimulation within options programmed by your doctor.
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.