The Evolution of Deep Brain Stimulation
Community Webinar: Noon-1 pm; Oct. 24, 2022
Dr. David VanSickle, MD, PhD, FAANS, a Denver neurosurgeon and medical director of the Denver DBS Center, will discuss the state of deep brain stimulation today in this free one-hour online forum. Dr. VanSickle, a national expert in Robotic-Guided Asleep DBS, will present advancements in surgical techniques and device technology that is making DBS more accurate and more accessible for people with Parkinson’s disease. He will also discuss the FDA’s latest requirements that are supporting DBS earlier in the disease process.
Dr. VanSickle helps patients with Parkinson’s and other movement disorders gain years of active, fulfilling life through DBS. Dr. VanSickle publishes research on his neurological surgery technique, trains surgeons worldwide, and uses his PhD in Bioengineering to patent medical technology to ensure that this technology is made available to patients outside of traditional academic medical centers.
This online community webinar is presented by Centura Health.