Spinal Cord Injury Treatment Tag

Andrew Bell’s Journey to Recovery- Epidural Stimulation Now
Andrew Bell’s Journey to Recovery

Andrew Bell, the first T5 Spinal Cord Injury Patient to take assisted steps after suffering from paralysis, has gone a long way forward since his Epidural Stimulation implant with Unique Access Medical in Bangkok. The Northern Echo briefly talked with Andrew to discuss what he has...

Cell Therapy Helps Spinal Cord injury Patients Regain Movements - Epidural Stimulation
Cell Therapy Helps Spinal Cord Injury Patients Regain Movements

In the United States more than 17,000 people suffer from a severe, debilitating Spinal Cord injury (SCI) each year. Such injuries can be very devastating for patients’ quality of life and ability to function without depending on others. Moreover, lifetime healthcare costs related to patients...

The Positive Results of Regenerative Treatment Transplantation for Spinal Cord Injuries
The Positive Results of Regenerative Treatment for Spinal Cord Injuries

The exact number of people living with an acquired Spinal Cord Injury (SCI) is not known. The World Health Organisation however estimates that the figure is near the half-million mark. Spinal Cord Injuries are mainly the result of trauma to the vertebral column. This may...

Spinal Cord Injury Treatment Revives Sexual Function
Spinal Cord Injury Treatment Revives Sexual Function

A Spinal Cord Injury (SCI) adversely affects many aspects of a person’s life. People who are not affected by such a condition tend to focus on the loss of mobility as the biggest hurdle that a SCI patient faces. The truth is that other equally...

T3 Spinal Cord Injury Patient Steven - Epidural Stimulation
SCI Patient Moves Legs following Epidural Stimulation

Jered Chinnock was left paralysed an unable to feel anything below the middle of his torso following a Spinal Cord Injury, but has now been able to stand and make step-like motions for the first time in three years thanks to Epidural Stimulation. He had...

T5 Spinal Cord Injury Patient Andrew - Epidural Stimulation
Spinal Cord Injury Patient Walks Again After Epidural Stimulation

Andrew Bell was involved in a motorcycle accident while in the UK. An inattentive  motorist knocked him down in the horrid accident leaving him with severe T5 Spinal Cord Injury. Determined to take control of his life, he contacted Unique Access Medical and made a...

Paralysed Patient Standing Up
Paralysed but Not Defeated: Injured Biker Starts to Walk Again

Andrew Bell, our 31 year old patient from the UK, continues to make significant strides during his intense rehabilitation program while in Bangkok. Although paralysed, he has now been able to stand upright on his own without any aid. Andrew, who was passionate about riding...