Mission: to bring awareness, education and advocacy for people living with or interested in deep brain stimulation world-wide. The author, Sierra Farris, is a licensed medical provider that has managed over 1000 people with DBS since the year 2000 with thousands of hours over decades adjusting stimulation and troubleshooting serious device, placement, side effects or programming problems.
“Programming implanted brain devices starts with understanding the person; hardware devices can only be fully utilized in the hands of experts.”
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