Surgery for Essential Tremor

Surgery should be considered for patients with disabling essential tremor that is not adequately controlled with drug therapy or externation neuromodulation devices.

The four proven surgical treatments are:

Each of these procedures allow patients to potentially reduce their tremor medications.

WebMD Medical Reference Reviewed by Christopher Melinosky on April 04, 2020

Sources

SOURCES:

American Academy of Neurology.
Movement Disorders Society. 

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