Managing Chronic Migraines with SPG Block (Sphenopalatine Ganglion Block)

Contrary to many current algorithms for deciding which treatment to utilize for Migraine, Autonomic Cephalgias and Chronic Headache Sphenopalatine Ganglion Blocks should be considered a first line approach to treatment due to their high efficacy and the minimal negative side effects. A new article in Current Pain Management (abstract below) discusses Sphenopalatine Ganglion Blocks in treating Migraine, Facial Pain and …

Trigeminal Neuralgia: Sphenopalatine Ganglion Block Treatment

I recently saw a physician who came in to learn how to do nasal catheter treatment blocks of the Sphenopalatine Ganglion. He had a history of decompression surgery followed by 18 months of very severe pain and never achieved complete relief. I brought him in and administered an SPG Block with lidocaine and it relieved his trigeminal Neuralgia Symptoms. I …

Self Administration of SPG Blocks by Patients. The Ultimate in Personal Medicine for Pain

This was originally published as a blog post on http://www.ThinkBetterLife.com. There are multible testimonials on youtube about the effectiveness of sphenopalatine ganglion blocks. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCk9Bfz6pklC7_UluWFHzLrg The SPG Block or Sphenopalatine Ganglion Block can be extremely effective at preventing and eliminating migraines. The Sphenopalatine Ganglion is part of the Autonomic Nervous System. It is the Largest Parasympathetic Ganglion and treatment with lidocaine …

REBOOTING THE BRAIN: TREATMENT FOR ANXIETY, DEPRESSION AND MIGRAINE AND OTHER CHRONIC PAIN

Chronic pain, anxiety and depression create enormous suffering, destroy families and cost hundreds billions of dollars in treatment costs and lost productivity. The Sphenopalatine Ganglion Block has been called the “Migraine Miracle” treatment. Side effects include decreased anxiety, depression and blood pressure. If we have a computer that isn’t working right we reboot it to correct the programing. Our brain …

Complex Regional Pain Syndrome and Sphenopalatine Ganglion Blocks CRPS Treatment Protocols and Future Treatments.

The following was originally published on the Think Better Life website CRPS Chicago: Complex Regional Pain Syndrome can respond to SPG Blocks The problems facing patients with CRPS are enormous and treatment protocols need to be developed as many patients have little to no relief with current treatments. I have well over 100 patient testimonials on a wide variety of …