Our Arizona Story

3TV Phoenix and Fox 11 Tucson recently aired a story about our work with CCSVI here in Arizona along with the very personal story of Ryan Noreen, one of our patients willing to talk about his experience with the liberation procedure.  As a scientist himself, Ryan is a credible source for the media. Of course, […]

read more

A small act

When Hilde Back sponsored a young, rural Kenyan student, she thought nothing of it. She never imagined her quarterly donation of $15 would pave the way for Chris Mburu’s journey to Harvard Law School. Years later, Chris has become a United Nations human rights lawyer working to combat genocide and discrimination. He decides to seek […]

read more

Doppler Screening for CCSVI, Seattle

We will be in Seattle on Saturday May 21st, 2011 to the Hilton Seattle Airport & Convention Center. If you are interested, please comment here or email us at ccsvi@azdoppler.com. Preliminary results will be given immediately and final results from our surgeons within a week, emailed to you. A little about us: Eric and Nicole […]

read more

It can get ugly

Historically, scientific advances are made before society can conduct meaningful ethical and moral discussions about these advances. However, such discussions are crucial to setting policies that balance individual and public protections with the use of technology in medicine. (Sonia Y. Hunt, Ph.D. (Write Science Right) © 2008 Nature Education). 

read more

CCSVI Awareness Day

CCSVI Awareness Day is on May 5th. How do you plan to celebrate? How do you plan to take action? You can too can be a part of change. Here are some great resources: CCSVI Locator CCSVI in Multiple Sclerosis CCSVI Alliance Dr. Zamboni’s Website  

read more

Our President responds recent comments about the BNAC Study

We thought it would be best to have our President, Eric Feigenbutz respond directly to some of the comments that have been circulating around the web about the recent study out of BNAC, especially from his important perspective and what it means for the patients at Arizona Doppler Specialists. Having trained at BNAC for the […]

read more

Responsiveness is Key for Health Practitioners

For many with Multiple Sclerosis, the do exhaustive research about CCSVI, check references, talk to other patients, engage in social media and attend events. Once they make a decision to move forward with diagnosis and treatment for CCSVI they want answers fast. This story highlights the need for health care professionals to react quickly when […]

read more

ABC News Reports on Clogged Vein Theories

Almost six years after she was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis, Sharon Richardson heard that blockages in neck veins draining blood from her brain could have triggered the debilitating disease, which is marked by fatigue, weakness and pain. She quickly took to the web to investigate the theory, proposed by Dr. Paolo Zamboni, a vascular surgeon […]

read more

Olga’s story

The beautiful Olga Krejci is one of our patients who was diagnosed with MS in January 2010. A full year later she walked into our lives as a CCSVI candidate. Like many, Olga needed to find a way to pay for her procedure and so she turned to www.caringbridge.org to help her not only set […]

read more

An unclear path illumniated

Marie Rhodes, RN, the author of CCSVI as the Cause of Multiple Sclerosis: The Science Behind the Controversial Theory, recently discussed her views on the evolution of future treatment for Multiple Sclerosis. On the Facebook page CCSVI in Multiple Sclerosis Marie discusses her idea of the evolving nature of MS research and therapy and compares it […]

read more