What did you do before you became a part of Verita Neuro?
B: I’ve been a PM&R Specialist since 2008. Before I came to Verita Neuro, I used to work part-time in a federal hospital and also worked in my private practice with neurological patients. My special focus is on spinal cord injury.
What attracted you to epidural stimulation?
B: Being a spark of hope to spinal cord injury patients is my main motivation to be part of epidural stimulation treatments. The results are amazing and comforting.
What treatments do you offer at the new facility, and which do you find the most exciting?
B: Our main treatment is epidural stimulation and the majority of our patients come to us for this treatment. We also treat other neurologically acquired conditions such as multiple sclerosis, traumatic brain injury, stroke, and cerebral palsy. We deliver both regenerative medicine and specialized physical therapy. Honestly, what I find most exciting is the variety of treatments that we offer, allowing me to practice a wide range of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation care.
How do you feel about being part of the first team offering epidural spinal cord stimulation in Mexico?
B: It is an honor being part of this team, with unique outcomes which aren’t accessible to our patients anywhere else outside of Verita Neuro. I am sure we will make a great change in the quality of life of spinal cord injury and neurological patients.
What are the best parts of your job?
B: There are a few elements of my job that I really like. Firstly, I love the one-on-one contact with patients and relatives, allowing me to see their development. Getting to see a patient smile once again is one of the best experiences in the clinic. I also love working in a team with physiotherapists and mappers.
What is your favorite success story so far?
B: A patient getting to stand up at his wedding.
What other advances in spinal cord injury treatment are exciting you right now?
B: I strongly believe regenerative medicine is the future of medicine. The ability to promote healing in this way means that strong and incredible results are very close.
What are the benefits of having Verita Neuro’s own stem cell Laboratory within the clinic premises?
B: Having a lab at the clinic allows us to offer fresh stem cells for our patients with amazing results.