Walk the Walk and Talk the Talk

Dr. Demetrio 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. Demetrio 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.

Military Experience Shapes Dr. Aguila’s Medical Career

Dr. Aguila explains his passionate commitment to his fellow brothers in arms. In this clip, he recalls a singular moment when he realized his life purpose.

What Kind of Doctor is Dr. Aguila?

Dr. Aguila explains his deep and varied expertise and training in the specialties of ENT and Head & Neck, Surgery. He is also board-certified in Plastics and Reconstructive Surgery including Microsurgery and Peripheral Nerve Surgery.

Peripheral Nerve Surgery or Orthopedic Surgery?

In this video, Dr. Aguila explains the overlap and distinction between patients who need Orthopedic Surgery and patients who need Peripheral Nerve Surgery. He also discusses a non-surgical treatment he offers in his office that could help orthopedic surgeons.