This study is in progress, not accepting new patients
Closed-loop Deep Brain Stimulation to Treat Refractory Neuropathic Pain
Chronic Pain Post Stroke Pain Phantom Limb Pain Spinal Cord Injuries thalamic pain spinal cord injury phantom limb Neuralgia Medtronic Activa PC+S Inactive DBS
Lead Scientists at UCSF
- Edward Chang, M.D.
Dr. Edward Chang is a neurosurgeon who treats patients with epilepsy, brain tumors, and cranial nerve nerve compression syndromes such as trigeminal neuralgia and hemifacial spasm. He is Chairman of the Department of Neurological Surgery at UCSF. Dr Chang specializes in advanced brain mapping methods to preserve crucial areas for speech and motor functions in the brain.
- Prasad Shirvalkar, M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Anesthesia. Authored (or co-authored) 18 research publications. Research interests: Pain Management · Neuromodulation · Deep Brain Stimulation · Headache · Neuropathic Pain · Spinal Cord Stimulation · Post Stroke Pain · Phantom Limb Pain.
- in progress, not accepting new patients
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- University of California, San Francisco
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