Patient Stories

Wesley Gwaltney turned to the functional neurosurgery department at Rhode Island Hospital, part of the Norman Prince Neurosciences Institute, to treat debilitating seizures caused by epilepsy. Learn more.


A Los Angeles resident facing a rare tumor found his way to specialty care by way of a referral from his native Istanbul. Learn more

Taking Control of His Life

A state-of-the-art surgery quelled the debilitating epileptic seizures of a Westerly man, improving his quality of life and opening up an unlikely career path. Learn more

‘Hope is My Mantra’

Despite her Alzheimer’s diagnosis, a Newport woman participating in a new study emphasizes the positive and the importance of research. Learn more