We all enjoyed Professor Lind’s brilliant talk which covered the wide spectrum of typical and atypical TN, its treatments and surgical options available. Members agreed on how fortunate we were to have such highly skilled surgeons and sophisticated technology to provide us with the best possible chance of successful outcomes. Professor Lind kindly answered questions and we were so appreciative for his support and empathy. You can read more in the February 2017 newsletter.
The next Perth meeting is to be held from 2 – 4pm on 3 December at Grace Vaughan House, 227 Stubbs Tce, Shenton Park.
This will be our last meeting for the year so do come along and enjoy some Yuletide cheer. All welcome.
The meeting on 8 October was a wonderfully enlightening and enjoyable afternoon with our Guest speaker Professor Christopher Lind, a brilliant neurosurgeon who left us informed and hopeful that we may find the appropriate path to pain freedom. Read all about it in the December newsletter.
The next Midland meeting is on 10 December from 2 – 4pm at The Ascension Hall, 17 Spring Park Road, Midland. It is the last one for the year so do come along as there’s sure to be some Christmas fun.
Next Midland Meeting is on Saturday 20 August from 2 – 4pm at The Ascension Hall, 17 Spring Park Road, Midland. All welcome.
We had a most enlightening talk by Eric Yu from Acupuncture West on the whole concept of acupuncture and Chinese Medicine and how it can improve ones wellbeing and tolerance to help the body deal with TN pain. It improves natural body function and promotes the self healing process. Read more in the August newsletter.
Assoc Prof Stephen Lewis MBBS FRACS Neurosurgeon (Brain and Spine)Nedlands
We are most grateful that Dr Lewis has kindly agreed to address another Support Group meeting. Do come along as it will be so beneficial and informative, especially if you are contemplating surgery. He will certainly help dispel your fears and answer questions that may assist you on that path to pain freedom.
Perth – Saturdays 2 – 4pm at Grace Vaughan House, 227 Stubbs Tce, Shenton Park : 13 Feb, 9 April, 11 June, 6 Aug, 8 Oct, 3 Dec.
Midland – Saturdays 2 – 4pm at The Ascension Hall, 17 Spring Park Rd, Midland: 5 March, 16 April, 28 May, 9 July, 20 Aug, 17 Sept, 12 Nov, 10 Dec.