Tic Douloureux: The Suicide Disease - Current Concepts in Medical & Surgical Management of Trigeminal Neuralgia

Start Date: March 7, 2018 6:30pm
End Date:
Location: HIlton Garden Inn
Address: 30 Celebration Drive
City: Rochester
State: NY
Zip: 14620
Featured Speaker: Tarun Bhalla, MD,PhD; G. Edward Vates, MD, PhD; John Markman, MD


This is an evening meeting including dinner.  2 MCE Credits 

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Summary:  Facial pain is common, has a wide differential, and multiple treatment modalities. The presentation will review the accurate diagnosis and management of facial pain, with particular focus on trigeminal neuralgia.  Key elements in history, neuroimaging, and subsequent choice of treatment will be reviewed, including current advances in individualized medical and/or surgical intervention.


            (1)  Distinguish idiopathic trigeminal neuralgia from other types of facial pain

            (2)  Choose what is the best medical/surgical treatment for trigeminal neuralgia for each individual patient

            (3)  New therapies in clinical development for the treatment of trigeminal development.

            (4)  Novel imaging analysis and psychophysical testing for dental pain of neurological origin.