Teenage Boy's Seizures Treated with New AspireSR Device

Nnamdi Chukwuma, 17 years old, from Bay Shore was the recipient of a new implant, AspireSR, to help treat his seizures. The surgery was performed at LIJ Medical Center by Ashesh Mehta, MD, PhD, North Shore-LIJ's Director, Epilepsy Surgery. Dr. Mehta is the first neurosurgeon on Long Island to implant the new AspireSR.

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