Dr. Aguila’s patient Nicole shares her feelings of gratitude for Dr. Aguila and his M25 Program which allows patients to pay for surgery with community service. This video represents Nicole’s story in her own words.
Delores back and leg pain was so bad she would cry for days. After years of frustration she never dreamed she would find a doctor who could help her. But after Dr. Aguila removed her Piriformis Muscle she is “a new me.” Watch her inspiring story and learn more about this groundbreaking surgery.
Theresa suffered from Carpal Tunnel Syndrome for years but put off dealing with the pain because she didn’t want to stop her active life. Then she found out about Dr. Demetrio Aguila and Carpal Tunnel Release with Ultrasound Guidance. CTR with Ultrasound Guidance is done in the doctor’s office with local anesthesia and best of all no downtime. Watch her story and learn more about this innovative procedure.
Dr. Aguila explains his once in a lifetime opportunity to create a surgical dream team at Millard and Papillion Family Hospitals. His vision was shaped and inspired by an Olympic moment and his military background.
Exciting news from Healing Hands of Nebraska as Dr. Aguila accepts a new title at a new location. It is what he calls, “a beautiful opportunity to create something amazing!”
Karolee is a teacher who came home every day with aching feet from her Peripheral Neuropathy. She was also suffering from numbness and burning and could not enjoy her active lifestyle. Dr. Demetrio Aguila is a peripheral nerve surgeon who can eliminate pain with nerve surgery. He is one of a few surgeons in the U.S. trained to help patients with a permanent surgical solution to their Neuropathy pain. Here is Karolee just weeks after surgery with Dr. Aguila.
Joseph is an avid runner who was experiencing sciatica pain shooting down his leg. For seven years he chased down a diagnosis and tried many different treatments, none of which were successful. Then he found Dr. Demetrio Aguila, one of a handful of Peripheral Nerve Surgeons in the U.S. trained to remove his piriformis muscle thereby releasing the compression on the sciatic nerve. Watch Joseph’s journey back to health.
Joseph’s Story Piriformis Syndrome – Pain in the Buttocks “I love to run but when I was in college I started having pain in the buttocks. It got so bad that I had tingling in my toes at work and I thought I must do something. I had to quit everything and that is frustrating for an active guy. It was to the point where living was a bear.” Joseph tried to find a treatment, but no one could help “Twelve physicians later we still did not have an answer. We tried physical therapy, chiropractor, massage, and everything else. Seven years in I am like what am I going to do?” As an ER physician, Joseph’s father had heard about Dr. Demetrio Aguila, a Peripheral Nerve Surgeon. Dr. Aguila is one of a handful of peripheral nerve surgeons in the United States who focus on relieving chronic pain through nerve surgery. Within five minutes of examining him, Dr. Aguila was able to give Joseph something that had eluded him for seven years and dozens of doctors – a diagnosis. “He walked in and he said to me, I am 80% sure I know what you have.” Joseph had piriformis syndrome, a condition when the sciatic nerve is compressed by the piriformis muscle. Dr. Aguila surgically removed Joseph’s Piriformis Muscle, a procedure only a few doctors in the U.S. are trained to do. Joseph is back to running and living his life to the fullest. “I am thrilled to be back running. It is such a blessing that I can function much less compete.” He has this advice for anyone suffering from back or sciatica pain. “Fly into Norfolk to have Dr. Aguila examine you. I know what it feels like to be hopeless. It has been a blessing to work with Dr. Aguila and his team. I owe them a debt that I can never repay.”
Meralgia Paresthetica is one of the most common nerve compression problems that Dr. Demetrio Aguila treats. The patient presents with thigh pain and or tingling that can travel down to the knee. The good news is that Dr. Aguila can essentially cure Meralgia Paresthetica with a simple, outpatient procedure. Learn more by watching this short video.
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 but this video shows how far she has come since meeting Dr. Aguila.
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Papillion, NE 68046
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