Finding Value in Healthcare

Many people mistakenly think that having insurance and seeing a network provider is the safest and least expensive option. Unfortunately, the reality is that two-thirds of personal bankruptcies are due to medical costs and 75% of those who went bankrupt HAD insurance. In this V-log Dr. Aguila shares his passion for bringing value to his patients.

Lab Testing at Healing Hands

Dr. Aguila is now offering comprehensive lab testing at their Norfolk clinic. This is a double win for patients. Lab testing at Healing Hands is more convenient and more affordable. Dr. Aguila explains in this short video.

Signs of a Peripheral Nerve Injury

Patients with peripheral nerve injuries typically experience one or more of these classic symptoms as described by Dr. Aguila. The good news is that if the pain is a result of a peripheral nerve injury, surgery can usually help.

Walk the Walk and Talk the Talk

Dr. Aguila and the team at Healing Hands of Nebraska are invested in patient communication. Most of the staff speak a second language.  Learning how to speak in a patient’s native language is an important component of a patient – doctor relationship.

 

Getting to Know My Patients

In this short video Dr. Aguila talks about the time he spends getting to know each patient. His dedication is what makes him special but this same quality also poses challenges.

Sciatica Pain and Piriformis Syndrome

Sciatica is a difficult condition for many doctors to treat. In this video, Dr. Aguila explains a surgical procedure he uses to help patients suffering from Piriformis Syndrome. This operation is designed to help patients who have failed other treatments.

Family Sacrifice of a Peripheral Nerve Surgeon

Behind every great doctor is a strong, supportive family. In this short interview, Dr. Aguila explains how his wife and children have helped him become a surgeon who transforms the lives of his patients.

How Dr. Aguila Became a Peripheral Nerve Surgeon

Dr. Aguila was treating an injured veteran for a peripheral nerve injury. He sought help from Dr. Dellon, considered a pioneer in this emerging field. Dr. Aguila wanted to refer this patient to Dr. Dellon but Dr. Dellon had another idea that changed Dr. Aguila’s surgical path.

Peripheral Nerve Surgery Fills a Void for Patients with Chronic Pain

Dr. Aguila is a trained ENT, Plastics and Reconstructive Surgeon. Although he had experience performing Peripheral Nerve Surgery he had no idea that this new field of surgery would dominate his practice. In this short video, he explains the explosive growth of nerve surgery to relieve chronic pain.

How Dr. Aguila Treats Sinusitis

Patients with Sinusitis fall into one of three diagnostic categories. At Healing Hands of Nebraska, Dr. Demetrio Aguila has many different ways to treat each patient depending on which category they fall into. In this video, he explains all of the options.