See how we’ve helped change the lives of some of our patients. Click on the links for the posts below to hear their stories:

Donna's success story of knee pain after surgery relieved after peripheral nerve surgery.Pain after Knee SurgerySuccess Stories
March 2, 2021

Knee Pain Relieved Through Peripheral Nerve Surgery

Donna still had pain after an unsuccessful ACL knee surgery. See how Dr. Tollestrup's surgery was was the answer to relieve her pain.
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!
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.
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 patient explaining how knee pain resolved after surgeryKnee ReplacementSuccess 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.
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!
Success Stories
October 13, 2020

Piriformis Syndrome Success Story

My name is Alison, and this is my story about overcoming piriformis syndrome. There are no words that can express the amount of gratitude I have for Dr, Tollestrup.
Success Stories
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…
Success Stories
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…
Piriformis SyndromeSuccess Stories
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…
Meralgia ParestheticaSuccess Stories
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…
Success Stories
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…

Referring Physician Success Stories

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