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Brachial Plexus Surgery... Staying Positive

Many know that last week Monday I went into Barrow Neuro Institute / St. Joseph’s to undergo brachial plexus surgery for thoracic outlet syndrome. After a year + of neck pain and arm weakness/numbness, a diagnosis was made. 478 more words

Neurology (Brachial Plexus) Surgery


                                 (Brachial Plexus)

                                 @ 6200 USD only

The brachial plexus is a network of nerves that conducts signals from the spinal cord, which is housed in the spinal canal of the vertebral column (or spine), to the shoulder, arm and hand. 529 more words


Pain Clinic

A few days ago, I had my first out-patient pain clinic. Its a bit alarming that this whole time since my accident I have not seen a specialist outside of the hospital. 485 more words

Brachial Plexus Injury

First Signs of Movement

I was planing to film a simple exercise to upload to youtube another basic technique. However, while I had my hand on the desk I noticed that I could slide it side to side which is my real first movement out of the hydro pool! 72 more words

Brachial Plexus Injury

Post Surgery Immediate Recovery

After having a 10 hour operation, the general anesthetic took a couple of days for my body to recover. The pain that was the most painful was the operation sites. 670 more words

Brachial Plexus Injury

Nerve Transfer Surgery

When I was notified about my BP injury told that it is permanent I immediately assumed that I would be disabled for the rest of my life. 391 more words

Brachial Plexus Injury