Starts:

Monday, September 19th
1:00pm-4:30pm EDT

Category:

Hands-On Workshop

Tracks:

Headache and Orofacial Pain

Room

603

Nerve Blocks for Management of Orofacial Neuropathic Pain (Intraoral Approach)

In this station, the speaker will review indications, contraindications, side effects, and techniques for performing infiltration and blocks of mandibular branches of the trigeminal nerve, including inferior alveolar, lingual, and mental nerves blocks. Different techniques for performing inferior alveolar nerve blocks will be reviewed.

Presenters

Jeffrey R. Shaefer

Director Orofacial Pain Residency MGH Dept of Surgery
Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard University, School of Dental Medicine