tollestrup_marqueeChronic Pain Surgery

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

tollestrup_marquee5Our Approach

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.

tollestrup_marquee4How We Can Help You

If you have questions about your condition, and what we may be able to do to help, check out our FAQ page. Learn more.

Stories from Dr. Tollestrup & Our Patients

Thoracic Outlet Syndromevideos
September 18, 2020

Thoracic Outlet Syndrome Pain Gone After Nerve Surgery

"Please go see Dr. Tollestrup!" Moira makes an emotional plea for people suffering from chronic pain. Dr. Tollestrup relieved her excruciating shoulder pain after she was incorrectly diagnosed with Cubital…
Thoracic Outlet Syndromevideos
September 10, 2020

Thoracic Outlet Syndrome Healed with Nerve Surgery

"He knew exactly what to do when the other doctors didn't know anything." Moira had horrible shooting pain down her left arm that radiated down into her hand and fingers.…
piriformis syndromevideos
September 1, 2020

Piriformis Muscle Release vs. Piriformis Muscle Removal

Dr. Tollestrup sees many patients after piriformis muscle release surgeries with other physicians. These surgeries are often ineffective and can often cause additional nerve damage. The correct surgery is piriformis…
Patient Storiesvideos
August 17, 2020

Injured Veteran Gets Relief with Nerve Surgery

Michael tried for years to get relief through the VA for his injured foot. None of his doctors could come up with a clear diagnosis, telling him he would have…
Dr. TollestrupPatient Storiespiriformis syndromevideos
July 26, 2020

Piriformis Syndrome Pain Gone Immediately After Surgery

"I would fall, trip and stumble when I walked. I had canes and crutches. Life was miserable." This was Frank's situation before Piriformis Syndrome surgery with Dr. Tollestrup to remove…
Dr. Tollestruppiriformis syndromevideos
July 7, 2020

Military Vet Overcomes Pain from Piriformis Syndrome

"The words, sentences and paragraphs I have written to describe the miraculous surgeries Dr. T performed on me are still inadequate to describe the joy and relief I have right…
Dr. TollestrupNerve Surgeryvideos
June 20, 2020

Why There Are So Few Peripheral Nerve Surgeons Who Focus on Chronic Pain?

Dr. Tim Tollestrup is one of only a handful of chronic pain focused Peripheral Nerve Surgeons worldwide. In this video blog he explains why Peripheral Nerve Surgery is such a…
Chronic Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)CRPSDr. Tollestrupvideos
June 15, 2020

Chronic Regional Pain Syndrome – CRPS Pain Gone: Patient Update One Year Later

For years, Robin suffered from horrible, burning pain in her arm and wrist. Doctors diagnosed her with CRPS also called Chronic Regional Pain Syndrome and told her she would have…
Dr. TollestrupNerve Surgeryperipheral neuropathyvideos
June 2, 2020

Raising Awareness for Peripheral Nerve Surgery as a Treatment for Chronic Pain

Patients with chronic pain deal with frustration in addition to their suffering, There is a pervasive lack of understanding about how to treat chronic pain. in this video blog, Peripheral…