Bionic Banjo Player – Eddie Adcock

by | 15 Sep, 2008

eddieadcockEddie Adcock, has picked up a new title after recently undergoing brain surgery to correct a right hand tremor. Eddie Adcock in now the Bionic Banjo Player.

The surgery – called Deep Brain Stimulation required implanting an electrode into Eddie’s brain tissue along with a battery-powered generator within his chest cavity. The technologically advanced procedure was performed in multiple stages over the month of August in Nashville, Tennessee, at Vanderbilt Medical Center, a teaching and research hospital which is a world leader in neurological studies and surgeries.

Eddie Adcock entertains the doctors with his Deering Good Time banjo during Pre-Op (pictured).

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