Dr. Michael Brisman performed a microvascular decompression surgery on Lisa Gonzalez to treat her trigeminal neuralgia. Lisa has been pain-free since the operation. Learn more here.
Read about one of NSPC’s patient’s story in the spring 2017 Acoustic Neuroma Association newsletter, Eight Years and Counting. Dr. Michael Brisman, a neurosurgeon at NSPC, used Gamma Knife surgery to treat Mr. Barbaro’s acoustic neuroma, eliminating many of the negative side effects that occur after traditional surgery.
Long Island neurosurgeon, Dr. Michael Brisman from NSPC talks about how new technologies and advancements have improved Acoustic Neuroma treatments.
Friday, March 11th, 2016 Dr. Michael Brisman will present at Winthrop University Hospital 8 AM Pediatric Conference Room Topic: The cranial nerve vascular compression syndromes: trigeminal neuralgia, hemifacial spasm, and glossopharyngeal neuralgia
NSPC’s Dr. Michael Brisman describes trigeminal neuralgia symptoms, causes, and treatments in detail. What Is Trigeminal Neuralgia? Trigeminal neuralgia sufferers experience brief, intense episodes of severe facial pain, usually described as electric shocks or stabbing pains, around the trigeminal nerve. This nerve supplies sensation from the forehead down to the chin. Typically, patients experience the…