Video Stories From Patients

Patients of Dr. Timothy Tollestrup have shared some insights in their journeys to pain-free living in these video testimonials:

Into the Operating Room with Dr. Tollestrup

In this video Dr. Tim Tollestrup takes us into his operating room as he develops a surgical plan to relieve his patient of his chronic pain.

Persistent Pain After Spinal Fusion Surgery

Persistent back pain plagued Missy more than a year after spinal fusion surgery. She tried dozens of treatments but nothing helped her heal. Then she met Dr. Tollestrup who surgically removed peripheral nerves in her back. Watch her story and how she is back enjoying her life once again.

Nerve Surgery Success after Failed Hip Revision Surgeries

Margaret’s lingering, debilitating hip pain took her to many doctors, none of whom could help her. She was sidelined from her active lifestyle and became depressed. Then she found Dr. Tollestrup who understood why her hip pain persisted after hip replacement surgery. Watch how he brought her back to health and happiness.

Thoracic Outlet Syndrome Causes Debilitating Pain

The pain in LaDonna’s right shoulder, arm, wrist, and fingers drove her to the brink of suicide. Luckily Dr. Tollestrup was able to pinpoint the source of her pain and help her get her life back through Peripheral Nerve Surgery. Watch how.

Nerve Surgery Successful in Treating Neuropathy

James was in so much pain from Peripheral Neuropathy that on some days he couldn’t get out of bed. Then he met Dr. Tim Tollestrup who performed a series of peripheral nerve surgeries. James is grateful for his return to health and wants to reach others still suffering. Watch his story of hope.



Peripheral Nerve Surgery Helps Corrine Regain the Use of Her Hand

After a hand surgeon botched three surgeries, Corrine could not close her fist or use her hand. The pain was so bad it hurt if anything touched her palm. Dr. Tollestrup was able to relieve her pain and get her movement back through an 8-hour microsurgery. Watch how.


Beating CRPS

CRPS is not a life sentence. Katie was in a wheelchair for two years. Then she met Dr. Tollestrup. Watch her story of hope.




Lydia’s Story – Failed Back Surgeries Lead to Successful Peripheral Nerve Surgery

Lydia suffered from pain in her leg, hip and low back. Two back surgeries did not help. Then Dr. Tollestrup performed peripheral nerve surgery. Now she can play with her grandkids again. Watch her sweet story of hope.

Persistent Pain After Knee Replacement Surgery

Knee replacement surgery did not help Larry resolve his chronic knee pain. In fact, the knee arthroplasty caused further damage. Watch how he finally got relief from Peripheral Nerve Surgery.

Foot and Leg Pain Gone

As an ex-athlete, Willie thought he could ignore the stabbing leg and foot pain. But he couldn’t sleep at night and was irritable and unproductive during the day. He knew he had to find a solution for his chronic pain. Luckily he was able to find a doctor who could help him. Watch his story.

Vincent’s Story – Post Surgical Hernia Pain Gone

Vincent was in constant pain after Hernia Surgery. He was constantly taking medication and using gel packs.
Dr. Tollestrup surgically disconnected nerves in the lateral abdominal area where there was no scar tissue. This cut off the pain signal to the brain.
Vincent is back to enjoying his active life again.

Migraines Gone Thanks to Peripheral Nerve Surgery

Migraine headaches led Michael to Dr. Tollestrup not once but twice. Watch how Peripheral Nerve Surgery offered him new hope for a headache-free life.

Deborah’s Story – Sciatica Pain Gone

Deborah suffered from sciatica pain that sidelined her from all of her favorite activities. The pain was so intense she couldn’t climb stairs or sleep. She saw four orthopedic surgeons but none could solve her pain problem. Finally, Dr. Tollestrup removed her Piriformis Muscle and decompressed her sciatic nerve. Now she is pain-free.

Morton’s Neuroma Pain Gone Through Peripheral Nerve Surgery

Stuart endured several botched surgeries for his Morton’s Neuroma. Then he found Dr. Tim Tollestrup who reduced his foot pain through a series of Peripheral Nerve Surgeries. Watch his story.

Shooting Nerve Pain – Lorraine’s Story

Lorraine was suffering from shooting, burning nerve pain in her leg that kept her up at night and prevented her from doing her favorite activities. Then she met Dr. Tim Tollestrup who performed Peripheral Nerve Surgery. Watch her story.

 Spencer is back in the game now that his sciatica pain is gone. Watch his story. 

Meet Jose*

Read more about Jose’s experience working with Dr. Tim Tollestrup.

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Meet James*

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Meet Randy*

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Meet Frank*

Learn more about how Dr. Tim Tollestrup helped Frank overcome an IED injury.

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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.