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National Conference

Conference Sessions

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Saturday August 28th

  • Complementary and Integrative Therapies for Pain Management  -  TBA
  • How to Receive a Proper Diagnosis of your Facial Pain - David Sirois, DMD, PhD
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia Classification and Imaging - Kim J. Burchiel, MD
  • Helping Patients Select the Right Procedure -  John Alksne, MD
  • Pain of Dental Origin - moderated by Henry Gremillion, DDS
  • Drug Therapies for Facial Pain - Joanna M. Zakrzewska, MD
  • Chiropractic Treatment for TN Pain – Kerry Johnson, DC
  • Percutaneous Techniques   - Jeffrey A. Brown, MD
  • Posterior Fossa Exploration (MVD)   - Peter J. Jannetta, MD
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery   - Nicolas Barbaro, MD
  • Case Presentations: TN Patientsmoderated by Mark Linskey, MD
  • Deafferentation Pain-Motor Cortex Stimulation - Kendall H. Lee, MD, PhD
  • Cluster Headaches – Fred Cutrer, MD    


  • Peripheral Nerve Stimulation - Konstantin Slavin, MD
  • Coping While Caring I– Sessions for Care Givers  - Kenneth F. Casey, MD
  • Acupuncture for the treatment of Trigeminal Neuralgia Tapan K. Chaudhuri, MD
  • Meet the Experts   - Q&A Sessions


*Topics, presenters and times are subject to change.



Sunday August 29th


  • Surgery in the Elderly   - Mark E. Linskey, MD
  • MS – Related Trigeminal Neuralgia   - Mark Keegan, MD
  • Is Repeating an MVD a Reasonable Option   - Bruce E. Pollock, MD
  • Alternative and Complementary Treatments for TN – moderated by TBA
  • Patient Decision Tree; Getting the Correct Diagnosis & Treatment – moderated by Roger Levy
  • Meet the Experts   - Q&A Sessions
  • New & Future Treatments for typical TN & atypical TNmoderated by Kenneth F. Casey, MD


*Topics, presenters and times are subject to change.