Avance® Nerve Graft and AxoGuard® Nerve Connector Recipient

Madelyn

Avance® Nerve Graft and AxoGuard® Nerve Connector Recipient

While a sophomore in high school, Madelyn suffered damage to her lingual nerve during a procedure to have her wisdom teeth removed. She lost sensation to the right side of her tongue, which made eating and speaking difficult. The damage to Madelyn’s lingual nerve was repaired with Avance® Nerve Graft and AxoGuard® Nerve Protector. She is back to organizing class activities and playing competitive lacrosse.

Pablo

Pablo

A benign tumor was found encompassing a large portion of Pablo’s chin, affecting the inferior alveolar nerve (IAN) on both the right and left side of his face. Following tumor removal and jaw reconstruction, a bilateral reconstruction of…

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Tyler

Tyler

Tyler suffered a transection of his superficial peroneal nerve following an ATV accident. His injured nerve was repaired using Avance® Nerve Graft and AxoGuard® Nerve Protector. Tyler is back to riding his horse, roping and helping on…

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Jeffrey

Jeffrey

Jeffrey suffered severe damage to his left ulnar nerve when struck by gunfire while serving in Afghanistan. His ulnar nerve was repaired using Avance® Nerve Graft and AxoGuard® Nerve Protector. Jeffrey is now a medically retired U.S.…

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