Associate Professor Stephen Lewis, Neurosurgeon Dr Lewis has most kindly agreed to share his valuableSaturday afternoon and vast experience in neurosurgery with the group once again and we look forward to hearing an update on the latest surgical techniques in the treatment of TN. We are so grateful for the numerous successful MVDs he has performed on our members to restore their happy TN free lives. A not to be missed talk for TN sufferers and their family.
Perth Support GroupSaturday 8 June, from 2 - 4 pmAt Grace Vaughan House,227 Stubbs Terrace, Shenton ParkContacts: Brian 9385 9550 Julia: 9384 5816 Midland Support GroupSat 6 July from 2 - 4pmAt The Ascension Hall,17 Spring Park Road MidlandContact Julie: 0468 348 911 Further meetings for 2019Perth - 10 August, 5 October, 7 DecemberMidland - 6 July, 17 August, 28 September, 9 Nov, 14 Dec.
The next meeting of the Perth Trigeminal Neuralgia Support Group will be held on Saturday 16 Feb from 2 - 4 pm at Grace Vaughan House, 227 Stubbs Tce, Shenton Park. The next Midland meeting will be held on Saturday 2nd March from 2 - 4pm at The Ascension Hall, 17 Spring Park Road, Midland. Contact Julie: 0468 348 911
Christmas Meeting 2018 Sat 1 December from 2 - 4 pm at Grace Vaughan House. All welcome. This will be our last meeting for 2018 so do come and join us for some Christmas Cheer.
Our Guest Speaker was Leigh Ray owner of Jaw Physio. We really enjoyed and appreciated this lively and enlightening talk and gleaned some very useful tools to help us with our well being and the pain management of our jaw, neck and head problems. Leigh demonstrated her treatment technique on a member which was very gentle and straight forward, certainly most worthwhile trying for any neck, head or jaw problems. More on this in the November newsletter.
The Constitution and Rules of Trigeminal Neuralgia Support Group are now on the website. You can read the document on the Publications Page or by clicking this link.
Perth Saturday 6 October From 2 - 4pm Grace Vaughan House, 227 Stubbs Terrace, Shenton Park Contact: Brian 9385 9550 Julia 9384 5816 Guest Speaker: Leigh Ray Leigh has apparently has some success in treating trigeminal neuralgia patients so this may just prove to be another drug and surgery free option for helping relieve facial pain. All welcome. Midland Saturday 22 Sept From 2 - 4 pm The Ascension Hall 17 Spring Park Road, Midland. Contact: Julie: 0468 348 911
Perth Support Group Saturday 4 August 2- 4 pm Grace Vaughan House, 227 Stubbs Tce, Shenton Park Contacts: Brian 9385 9550 Julia: 9384 5816 Midland Support Group Sat 11 August 2- 4pm At The Ascension Hall, 17 Spring Park Road Midland Contact Julie: 0468 348 911
Our warmest thanks to Dr Finch for sharing his precious afternoon with us and a wonderfully informative talk. It was so interesting to learn all about Neuromodulation and how it is proving to be a most effective means of easing the pain of post herpetic neuralgia. Our heartfelt Congratulations on a brilliant career of dedicated work and deep appreciation for the valuable contribution of marvellous research. Dr Finch will be retiring from the operating theatre after August but will still be available to help patients as a Consultant. Our best wishes for a happy future, and even though we…
Perth: 17 February, 14 April, 9 June, 4 August, 6 October, 1 December Midland: 13 January, 24 February, 7 April, 19 May, 30, June 11 August, 22 September, 3 November, 15 December