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Spine Surgery Patient Stories
Complex Spine Reconstruction: Danica's Story
After an accident, Danica was left with metal rods stabilizing her spine. A fall left those rods broken and floating dangerously close to her brain stem. Danica and her family traveled from Ohio to Johns Hopkins for complex reconstruction surgery. Read Danica's story.
Schwannoma Tumor: Roderick Ball's Story
Diagnosed with a schwannoma tumor (schwannomatosis), Roderick Ball Jr., and his family came to Johns Hopkins to have the tumor, which had grown through his abdomen, lower back and spinal column, treated.
Spinal Cord Tumor (Schwannoma): Aaron's story
Aaron was diagnosed with a spinal cord tumor pressing on his nerves, and was at risk for paralysis. Spine neurosurgeon Ali Bydon met with Aaron and together they chose a strategy.
Complex spine surgery: David's story
See how David was able to stand taller and return to an active life after two days of reconstructive spine surgery by Dr. Daniel Sciubba.
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