Every patient has a story...
Each patient at The Neuro is unique and differs in age, experience and story. Here are a few of those stories, as told in the patient's own words. We hope that these stories provide information, strength and inspiration.
My son, Adam, was a patient at The Neuro for consultations, examination and two brain surgeries to deal with his epilepsy.
I tell Adam’s entire story including a cheer for Dr. Olivier and The Neuro in Soar, Adam, Soar, a book Dundurn Press will publish in February, 2019.
Thankfully, after receiving my diagnosis, I found Dr. Kevin Petrecca at The Neuro – my savior!
I am determined to do all that I can to champion this important cause, which deserves so much more awareness and support than it currently receives.
"I was immediately impressed and amazed by their demeanour, care, compassion and most importantly, their knowledge."
Staff at The Neuro are special because of their knowledge, dedication, compassion and their track record.
“If not for Dr. Petrecca,” says Tremblay, “I would be dead.”
“Dr. Petrecca succeeded in removing 98 per cent of the tumour cells. That’s far more than I ever expected. He spent a long time minutely removing everything he could.”
My name is Manon Day and I am 34 years old. My first neurological symptoms appeared at age 17... In 2011, I had the chance to be referred to The Neuro where I saw Dr. Ron Postuma...
I was diagnosed with temporal lobe epilepsy in September, 2015, after having my first seizure. I had to leave my job in shipping/receiving because it involved working nights and lack of sleep...