Your doctor will diagnose trigeminal neuralgia mainly based on your description of the pain, including:
Your doctor may conduct many tests to diagnose trigeminal neuralgia and determine underlying causes for your condition, including:
Your facial pain may be caused by many different conditions, so an accurate diagnosis is important. Your doctor may order additional tests to rule out other conditions.
Your Treatment Plan
At Integrated Pain Management we will design a program of wellness that fits your individual needs. Your doctor will strive to know you as well as possible through conversation, relevant history and detailed examination. In caring for your specific needs, your doctor will create an integrated pain management program that is just right for you.
Your Pain Management Program may include any or several of the treatment options discussed on the right. Click to learn more about each. If you have questions about any of the treatments listed, please call us to schedule an appointment. A thorough exam allowing plenty of time for your questions will be scheduled.