Back at Work After Deep Brain Stimulation for Parkinson’s Disease

Diagnosed in 2007 with Parkinson’s disease, Maria Trevino describes herself today as “a new person” thanks to the skill of the deep brain stimulation (DBS) team at the Mischer Neuroscience Institute. When Trevino learned about movement disorders specialist Mya Schiess, M.D., in 2010, after treatment at another institution, she scheduled an appointment. “Ms. Trevino had

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Mischer Neuroscience Institute: Texas’s First & Only Stroke Program to be Awarded Highly Coveted Advanced Certification for Comprehensive Stroke Centers

The Mischer Neuroscience Institute (MNI) at Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center achieved a significant milestone recently after being recognized by The Joint Commission and the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association as meeting The Joint Commission’s standards for Disease-Specific Care Comprehensive Stroke Center Certification. MNI is the first and only stroke program in the state of Texas

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