Entries by DrAguila

Ear Tubes Under Local Anesthesia

Dr. Demetrio Aguila is the first surgeon in the world to perform TULA – Tubes under local anesthesia. A child can sit on his or her mom’s lap while Dr. Aguila inserts the ear tubes under local anesthesia and in his office. TULA is safer, more convenient and cheaper than traditional ear tube surgery. Patients […]

Overcoming Peripheral Neuropathy Step By Step

Kandi’s journey to overcoming the pain of Peripheral Neuropathy has been a struggle. She has endured years of testing from dozens of doctors without a diagnosis. Then she found Dr. Demetrio Aguila, a peripheral nerve surgeon focused on relieving chronic pain. Together they are working to resolve her issues. She’s not out of pain yet […]

Surgical Treatment to Relieve Shingles Pain from Postherpetic Neuralgia

Many patients who suffer from Shingles develop a condition called Postherpetic Neuralgia. Dr. Demetrio Aguila offers a simple, out-patient surgical procedure that can eliminate the pain of Postherpetic Neuralgia. In this short video he explains how he can help patients with this condition get their lives back.

Dr. Aguila and his M25 Program featured on CNN

CNN’S CHAMPIONS FOR CHANGE Dr. Aguila and Healing Hands of Nebraska’s M25 Program is being featured on CNN’s Champions for Change series, with the great work the practice is doing honored for its impact. Discover more media coverage of the innovative and life-changing program.

Carpal Tunnel Release Under Ultrasound Guidance: Sister Kevin Update

Sister Kevin wanted to avoid the downtime associated with traditional Carpal Tunnel Release surgery. She was intrigued by a new procedure offered by Dr. Demetrio Aguila, Carpal Tunnel Release with Ultrasound Guidance.
The procedure took 20 minutes in Dr. Aguila’s office and was done under local anesthesia.
Listen to Sister Kevin’s update six weeks after Carpal Tunnel Release with Ultrasound Guidance.