Learn more about what’s it’s like to receive deep brain stimulation (DBS) therapy for epilepsy from Medtronic patients.
These are individual patient experiences. Not everyone responds to DBS in the same way, and your experience may vary. To understand the benefits and risks of DBS, please discuss them in detail with your physician.
"I have a new sense of independence and confidence. Now I’m able to do things that I haven’t done in years."
Sara's husband describes how epilepsy impacted her quality of life — and how DBS therapy made all the difference.
"I do have a whole new life — and I'm enjoying every second of it."
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