What is migraine surgery?
It is a revolutionary surgery that has been changing migraine victims lives. Through highly specialized techniques, plastic surgeons are using a combination of Botox and surgery to alleviate symptoms or rid patients from this chronic condition.
Am I candidate for migraine surgery?
You are a candidate for consideration for migraine surgery if:
How does it work?
Migraine surgery is based on findings that certain nerves in the head and neck can be pinched by muscles and ligaments that they run through. With time these nerves become irritated and inflamed and this starts a cascade of events that leads to a migraine attack. The principle of the surgery is to first, precisely identify which nerves are being pinched in order to release the compression through small hidden incisions in the eyelids or behind the hairline.
What does it involve?
Does it work?
Several studies showed that in 30% of patients the migraines are completely eliminated. However, more than 85% witness significant improvement
How do I learn more about migraine surgery?