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Department of Neurological Surgery

Department of Neurological Surgery

Sacramento Area Brain Aneurysm Support Group

Affiliated with the Brain Aneurysm Foundation and
The Aneurysm and Arteriovenous malformation foundation (TAAF)


Visit our homepage:

www.avmandaneurysmsupport.com


We can help you ...

  • Newly diagnosed with a brain aneurysm
  • A concerned family member who wants to learn more
  • You are a survivor beginning the healing process
  • You have lost a loved one with brain aneurysm and need support

Get Involved!

Have you been recently diagnosed with a brain aneurysm and are now facing treatment? You may be feeling overwhelmed, worried and want to learn more about your condition. The Sacramento area brain aneurysm support group provides education to help you understand your treatment options.

Perhaps you are a concerned family member with a relative that has been diagnosed with a brain aneurysm. You need answers and support. The Sacramento area aneurysm support group offers support and a trained team of professionals to help you understand treatment and recovery.

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Maybe you have suffers a brain aneurysm rupture, underwent treatment, and are going through the process of recovery. The support group helps you connect with other survivors and encourages you in you recovery.

You may have a loved one that has suffered a brain aneurysm rupture, and you want to learn more about this illness. The Sacramento area brain aneurysm support group provides a caring environment to help you understand what happened and an opportunity to share your feelings with other families.

Brain Aneurysm affects more than 30,000 Americians per year.

 

 

Services

We provide hospital visitation, telephone support and monthly meetings to help you connect with other people who are facing treatment, recovering or supporting someone who has experienced aneurysm.

The support group meets monthly and covers a variety of important topics for aneurysm patients and their families.

Selected Meeting Topics:

  • What is an Aneurysm?
    Learn about the blood vessels that feed the brain, risk factors for brain aneurysm and treatment.
  • Meet the experts: Brain aneurysm doctors discuss treatment.
    A panel of experts including neurosurgeons and neuro-interventionalists discuss brain aneurysm treatment.
  • Navigating treatment and recovery
    Learn from other survivors what to expect during treatment and in recovery, how to access support systems and more.
  • Brain Aneurysm research update
    Learn what's new in cutting edge brain aneurysm research
  • Surviving an aneurysm:
    Join a panel of aneurysm survivors as they relate their experience.

Meetings

Fourth Saturday of every month

3-5 PM

Kaiser Point West Conference Room 6
1650 Response Road
(Across from Cal Expo)

Refreshments are provided.

Location:

The Sacramento Area Brain Aneurysm Support Group c/o Christi DeLemos, ACNP

Mailing address:

4860 Y St., Suite 3740
Sacramento, CA 95817

E-mail:

neurosurg@ucdavis.edu

Phone:

(916) 734-3658

Fax:

(916) 703-5368