Dr.  Tollestrup’s Blog

Lynn's story of Piriformis SurgeryPiriformis SyndromeSuccess Stories
January 7, 2021

Piriformis Syndrome Healed: Lynn’s Story of Unnecessary Surgeries

Lynn's Piriformis Syndrome story begins with a procedure leaving her still in pain. Dr. Tollestrup's sucessful surgery has changed her life!
Educational VideosFailed Back Surgery Syndrome
December 18, 2020

What Is Failed Back Surgery Syndrome, and How Do I Manage It?

Failed back syndrome is a pain in the lumbar area that persists or begins after surgical intervention. Read more about how Dr. Tollestrup can help!
Knee SurgerySuccess Stories
December 14, 2020

Knee Pain After Total Knee Arthroplasty

Will describing how he felt after nerve surgery with Dr. Tim Tollestrup. The pain he had for years was suddenly gone.
Sciatica Pain / Piriformis Syndrome
December 10, 2020

Could Surgery Be The Quickest Path to Sciatica Relief?

You keep asking yourself, your doctor, and Google “How do I get my sciatic nerve to stop hurting? Don’t lose hope. Sciatica surgery can provide immediate relief for sciatica pain.
Patient describing her personal story of arthroplasty and knee pain reaief.Knee SurgerySuccess Stories
December 3, 2020

Knee Pain After Knee Arthroplasty

Frances had horrible knee pain after several knee surgeries. No doctor would touch her until she found Peripheral Nerve Surgeon Dr. Tim Tollestrup. Here is her story.
Picture of damaged nerve cell : 6 signs you may have nerve damage.Educational Videos
December 2, 2020

6 Signs You May Have Nerve Damage

If you have the signs of nerve damage, we recommend seeing Dr. Tollestrup soon. Nerve problems can progress, and some can become irreversible if not treated.
Picture of patient explaining how knee pain resolved after surgerySuccess Stories
December 1, 2020

Knee Pain Not Resolved with Knee Replacement Surgery

Listen to Will’s stunning revelation following knee replacement surgery and subsequent nerve surgery with Dr. Tim Tollestrup.
Medical illustration of the Piriformis Muscle. Why does it hurt so much?Educational VideosPiriformis Syndrome
December 1, 2020

What Is The Piriformis Muscle & Why Does It Hurt So Much?

What Is the Piriformis Muscle and why does It hurt so much? Piriformis syndrome can be painful but Dr. Tollestrup can provide relief and change your life.
Woman rubbing her knee looking for kneepain relief.Educational VideosKnee Surgery
November 30, 2020

Do I Need Surgery For My Chronic Knee Pain?

Knee surgery is often used for the treatment of different conditions that can cause chronic knee pain. We would be happy to talk to you about your case.
Man rubbing his shoulder and contemplating joint pain relief with surgery.Educational VideosJoint Pain Relief
November 16, 2020

What Can I Do For Joint Pain Relief?

It's important not to let joint pain get out of hand. If you're considering nerve surgery for joint pain relief, Dr. Tollestrup would be happy to help you.
Man Rubbing Elbow Because of Rheumatoid Arthritis SymptomsRheumatoid Arthritis
November 16, 2020

What Are Rheumatoid Arthritis Symptoms?

If you have rheumatoid arthritis symptoms that have progressed into constant pain, surgery may be your next step. Talk to Dr. Tollestrup about it.
Migraines Gone After SurgeryChronic HeadachesSuccess Stories
November 11, 2020

Migraine Headaches Gone After Nerve Surgery

Dr. Tollestrup performed nerve excision surgery on the nerves in her head that were causing her migraine pain. Now, Dana is jumping out of planes!