Decreasing Burdens of Migraine: Medical Costs, Economic Losses and Suffering Can Be Reduced With SPG Blocks.

Migraine affects 39 million men, women and children in the US and over 1 billion world-wide. A treatment that could reduce suffering and prevent lost days of work and massive costs of Emergency visits would be a game changer for patients. Almost everyone knows of a family member or friend who suffers from migraine or suffer from them personally. Migraine is …

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 …