News 12 NJ: Deep Brain Stimulation

November 2, 2015 05:13 PM

Hooman Azmi, M.D., chief of Functional, Restorative and Image Guided Neurosurgery in the Department of Neurosurgery at HackensackUMC discusses Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) during this segment of 12 To Your Health. DBS is a surgerical therapy for Parkinson's Disease in which a pacemaker is implanted into the brain to help lessen the effects of the disease, including tremors and stiffness of the limbs that is so often associated with the disease.

 

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