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By Mayo Clinic Staff


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Patient stories

Chloe's Story: Brain Surgery for Movement Disorder

A couple of weeks ago, a friend at work sent me a link to a video in which Chloe Williams shows and tells her story of having brain surgery for a movement disorder called myoclonus. It includes video of Chloe both before and after surgery. I sent Chloe, who is now 19 and has completed [...]

  • Experience. A team of Mayo Clinic staff and doctors, including doctors trained in brain and nervous system conditions, has experience treating people with myoclonus and other movement disorders. Your doctor will tailor your care to the type of myoclonus you have and your specific needs.
  • Expertise. People who come to Mayo Clinic with myoclonus benefit from the expertise of doctors trained to diagnose and treat movement disorders.
  • Team approach. Mayo Clinic doctors work together as a team to determine the most appropriate treatment for your condition.

Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., ranks No. 1 for neurology and neurosurgery in the U.S. News & World Report Best Hospitals rankings. Mayo Clinic in Scottsdale, Ariz., and Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Fla., are ranked among the Best Hospitals for neurology and neurosurgery by U.S. News & World Report. Mayo Clinic also ranks among the Best Children's Hospitals for neurology and neurosurgery.

Dec. 20, 2012