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Violinist Still Making Music After DBS Surgery (pkg)

Posted by danasparks, Apr 22, 2014

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You may remember the story, a few years ago, about the professional musician who played the violin during his brain surgery? That journey began at Mayo Clinic when a surgical team implanted electrodes in his brain to stop a tremor that could have ended his career. Today, more than five years after his deep brain stimulation surgery, Roger Frisch continues to be one of the world's foremost violinists.  [TRT 4:07]


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This is a special report produced for the Mayo Clinic 150th Anniversary Collection of Stories. To view other stories and learn about Mayo Clinic's sesquicentennial, please click here.

Tags: DBS, Deep Brain Stimulation, Dr Kendall Lee, Dr. Lee, HL, Mayo Clinic 150, Mayo Clinic 150th anniversary, Mayo Clinic Sesquicentennial, Pkg, Roger Frisch, tremor, violinist


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