Success Stories

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

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July 8, 2019

Mysterious Sciatica Pain

Monique suffered with a mysterious pain radiating into her leg, foot and back. None of the doctors she saw could help her so she resigned herself to a sedentary lifestyle.…
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May 2, 2019

Piriformis Syndrome Healed After Injured Veteran Suffers for 30 years

Before dealing with Piriformis Syndrome, Grace was "lean, mean fighting machine" in the U.S. Marines until a training accident destroyed her career and her life. She suffered for 30 years…
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December 10, 2018

Sciatica Pain and Piriformis Syndrome Addressed by Nerve Surgery

A Long Battle With Pain Helped by Dr. Tim Tollestrup and Nerve Surgery Daniel had horrible sciatica pain radiating down into his legs and feet. He had ten surgeries but…
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December 10, 2018

Sciatica Pain Gone Thanks to Peripheral Nerve Surgery to Remove Piriformis Muscle

Dr. Tim Tollestrup Piriformis Surgery Helps Woman Regain Life Bonnie suffered from sciatica pain for years and tried many different treatments. She even had surgery to release her Piriformis Muscle.…
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December 6, 2018

Nerve Surgery Allows Jose to Get His Life Back

Jose's Nerve Surgery Success Story* Jose's big smile tells his story without words. But listen to this inspiring video as he shares his journey from a life with chronic pain…
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December 6, 2018

Lower Back Pain Issues Helped by Nerve Surgery

Lower Back Pain Issues Helped with Nerve Surgery The following story is from Suzanna, a patient suffering from lower back pain, who we helped get from nearly immobile to 90%…
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November 8, 2017

Removing Piriformis Muscle Heals Sciatica Pain

Dr. Tollestrup Doubles Up on Successful Surgeries To Heal Sciatica Pain We recently shared this story about Spencer Hawkins, a patient of Dr. Tollestrup’s who battled severe sciatica pain for…
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September 19, 2017

Choir Teacher’s Sciatica Pain Gone After Piriformis Syndrome Surgery

Choir Teacher Overcomes Chronic Sciatica Pain After more than two years of debilitating sciatica pain, Deborah found Dr. Tollestrup. Deborah agreed to share her story in hopes of reaching others like…
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August 21, 2017

Nerve Surgery Success After Six Failed Back Surgeries

Failed Back Surgery Leads to Nerve Surgery Success Thomas came to see Dr. Tollestrup after he endured failed back surgery six times. His chief complaint is pain and paresthesia involving…
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August 11, 2017

Nerve Compression Causes Severe Sciatica Pain

Nerve Compression Compromises Quality of Life Christine's sciatica pain is 100% gone after nerve compression surgery*. Christine suffers from multiple chronic pain issues stemming from nerve compression. These cover the…
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August 7, 2017

Peripheral Nerve Surgery Offers Relief from Sciatica Pain

Peripheral Nerve Surgery Relieves Sciatica Pain After years of suffering Stephanie is on the road to recovery thanks to peripheral nerve surgery.* Stephanie is a patient who came to see…
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July 15, 2017

Nerve Graft Offers Solution for Patient with Peripheral Nerve Damage

Peripheral Nerve Damage Sidelines Susan Susan is back to square dancing thanks to surgeries by Dr. Tollestrup to repair peripheral nerve damage.* Susan is a patient of Dr. Tim Tollestrup’s.…
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June 1, 2017

Piriformis Syndrome Cured by Removing Piriformis Muscle

Piriformis Syndrome Cured by Removing Piriformis Muscle Susan F. was suffering from severe burning pain in the left leg which started in the buttock area and radiated all the way…
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April 17, 2017

Sciatica Pain Gone Thanks to Surgery with Dr. Tollestrup

Spinal MRI Did Not Show Nerve Compression for Patient with Sciatica Pain Frederick is pain free after Dr. Tollestrup removed his piriformis muscle.* Frederick sought the expertise of Dr. Tim Tollestrup…
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April 12, 2017

Dr. Tollestrup Heals Patient with Nerve Compression and Piriformis Syndrome

Two Piriformis Muscles Cause Sciatica Pain Dr. Tim then operated on the removal of the piriformis muscles and I am now 100% pain free.* Cindy suffered from nerve compression and…
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April 7, 2017

Dr. Tollestrup Removes Patient’s Piriformis Muscle to Eliminate Chronic Pain

Sciatica Pain Gone After Dr. Tollestrup Removes Piriformis Muscle Sharon's sciatica pain relieved by nerve surgery Sharon came to see Dr. Tollestrup for evaluation of severe, chronic sciatica pain involving…
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February 28, 2017

Dr. Tollestrup Removes Piriformis Muscle To Relieve Patient of Chronic Pain

Piriformis Syndrome Dr. Tollestrup removed Tom's Piriformis Muscle, relieving him of years of chronic pain. Thomas Stoeser recently had his piriformis muscle removed during surgery with Dr. Tim Tollestrup. Tom…
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October 25, 2016

Lifetime of Nerve Pain Relieved by Dr. Tollestrup

Nerve Surgery Helps with Pain Relief The team at Dr. Tim Tollestrup's office is always grateful for the opportunity to help our patients resolve nerve pain issues with the right…

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We do not guarantee any specific results or outcomes for surgery, should our practice work on your behalf. Information on this website may be used as a reference for successes we’ve achieved for our patients, and not as an assurance or guarantee for similar results in all instances.