For patients suffering from chronic pain or movement disorders who don’t live close to a care provider or have difficulty accessing care for a variety of circumstances, a new first-of-its-kind virtual technology has the potential to increase access to optimal treatment. Dr. Juan Ramirez from the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio and his patient Darryn Wright are here to discuss this new technology called the Abbott NeuroSphere™ Virtual Clinic.
Dr. Juan Ramirez is a neurology and movement disorder specialist with over 17 years of experience in the medical field. He current serves as the director of the Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders Program at UT Health San Antonio. He graduated from Pontificia Universidad Catolica Del Ecuador, Quito medical school in 2004.