Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) Surgery – Operative Procedures
Image-Guided Stereotactic Localisation
The surgical target (Subthalamic Nucleus, STN or Globus Pallidus Interna, GPi) is determined using MRI scanning and computer-aided navigation software.
Intra-operative clinical testing to confirm correct placement of electrode
Micro Electrode Recording
Intra-operative confirmation of location of DBS stimulating electrode