Deep Brain Stimulation Surgery Lets Teen Walk and Run

Dec. 8, 2015|“Can you believe that something this small is what has changed how well you move?” UAMS neurosurgeon Erika Petersen, M.D., said showing a wire the size of a spaghetti noodle to 15-year-old Darius Hoppis. Before the brain surgery, Darius was hardly able to walk. Darius Hoppis, 15, has a neurological disorder called [...]