Patient Stories

The experienced team at the University of Michigan Department of Neurosurgery realize that they are not only treating a condition, they are treating the whole person and the family they love. Committed to overcoming obstacles, our physicians and staff encourage courage, determination and hope in their patients.

Click on the patient stories below to learn more about the real victors at Michigan.

Kenneth Hall
Kenneth Hall

Support and Care to Return to a Normal Life

A sleep-walker most of his life without much issue until a serious fall that brought him to U-M for care.

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Kenneth Posner
Kenneth Posner

Navigating Options to Save His Hearing

After speaking with many specialists, U-M Neurosurgery gave him the attention that led to surgery that preserved this musician's ear.

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Frank Barbat
Frank Barbat

I Promised Myself I Wasn't Going to Die that Day

An unexpected urge to be treated at U-M saves this aneurysm patient.

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