Migraine Pain Shouldn’t Define Your Quality of Life!

Dr. Parsons uses a soft, flexible, spaghetti-sized catheter to deliver medication (Lidocaine) without the use of a needle inside the nasal passageway with maximum patient comfort. We utilize X-Ray guidance to verify catheter position. This allows us to achieve higher success rates, than those not using X-Ray, and decrease potential risks. This is an outpatient procedure that takes 10-15 minutes and allows you to go about your day without restrictions

Sphenopalatine Ganglion (SPG)

The sphenopalatine ganglion (SPG) is a collection of nerves inside the head that are located behind the nose and outside of the brain. The SPG is felt to be the origin of Migraines, Cluster Headaches, TMJ Pain, Trigeminal Neuralgia and generalized head pain.

Sphenocath Procedure

Dr. Parsons uses a soft, flexible, spaghetti-sized catheter to deliver medication (Lidocaine) without the use of a needle inside the nasal passageway with maximum patient comfort. We utilize X-Ray guidance to verify catheter position. This allows us to achieve higher success rates, than those not using X-Ray, and decrease potential risks. This is an outpatient procedure that takes 10-15 minutes and allows you to go about your day without restrictions.

Are You A Candidate?

  • Do you have 4 or more headaches a year?
  • Have you tried other options without significant relief?
  • Are you unhappy with your current headache management?