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Most doctors prescribe short-term remedies, including pain killers, we use surgical techniques to treat pain. Learn more.

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Dr. Tim Tollestrup is one of only a select few surgeons in the United States providing a different approach to treating pain. Learn more.

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Contact our team to learn about options for getting the surgery that may help increase your quality of life. Learn more.

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Stories from Dr. Tollestrup & Our Patients

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May 1, 2020

Meralgia Paresthetica Healed Through Nerve Surgery

Russell suffered for 20 years with burning pain is his thigh. No one could diagnose or treat his pain until he found Dr. Tim Tollestrup, a chronic-pain focused Peripheral Nerve…
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March 19, 2020

Chronic Groin Pain Gone After Nerve Surgery

"I woke up in the recovery room and my pain was gone!" Bernie suffered with horrible, burning groin pain for 11 years. He saw many different specialists but none of…
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March 19, 2020

Patient Update SIx Months After Piriformis Muscle Removal Surgery

Dr. Tollestrup removed Rhoderick's piriformis muscle six months ago, relieving him of the pain that compromised his life for many years. Here is a video sharing Rhoderick's status six months…
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February 24, 2020

Piriformis Syndrome Success Story

Carolyn endured hip scopes and back surgeries that did not alleviate her excruciating sciatica pain. At her wit's end, she flew from her home in Dallas to see Dr. Tim…
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February 19, 2020

Ten Years of Nerve Pain Healed Through Peripheral Nerve Surgery

William suffered for 10 years and tried every treatment imaginable to relieve nerve pain in the left perineal area. Finally, a doctor near his hometown of Washington D.C. referred him…
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February 10, 2020

Lucy’s Long Healing Journey to Overcome Piriformis Syndrome

Lucy saw three spine surgeons and three neurologists for the pain and numbness in her buttocks and legs. None of them could diagnose let alone treat her effectively. After hearing…
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January 31, 2020

Persistent Knee Pain After Knee Replacement Surgery

Frances endured three knee surgeries yet her excruciating pain remained. In fact, it was getting worse with each surgery. No doctor would touch her including the orthopedic surgeon who did…
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November 15, 2019

Piriformis Syndrome Explained: A Vlog from Dr. Tim Tollestrup

In this video blog Dr. Tim Tollestrup outlines everything you need to know about Piriformis Syndrome starting with sciatica pain, diagnosis and treatment options. Dr. Tollestrup pioneered the surgery to…
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November 4, 2019

Global Reach: Dr. Tollestrup Operates on Chronic Pain Patients from all over the World

Nissrin is a chronic pain patient from Baghdad, Iraq. For years she suffered from Piriformis Syndrome pain. Desperate for relief she researched online and found Dr. Tim Tollestrup in Las…