ASPS / MSS Migraine Surgery Symposium (Virtual) Sat, Oct 16 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. EDT

ASPS and The Migraine Surgery Society are excited to offer a one-day Virtual Migraine Surgery Symposium that will dive into the science, anatomy and surgical treatment of the trigger sites. This virtual program will include didactic presentations from noted experts, and lively panel discussions that make this educational experience second to none.

Join us from the convenience of your home or office on October 16. This symposium is not being recorded.

Certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit.


Subject to change

8:30 AM

Welcoming Remarks

8:40 AM

An Overview of Migraine Headaches

9:00 AM

Medication Overuse Headaches and Patient Selection for Surgery

9:15 AM

Clinically Applied Anatomy of Supraorbital, Supratrochlear, and Auriculotemporal Nerve Trigger Sites

9:35 AM

Anatomy of the Zygomaticotemporal Trigger Site

9:45 AM

Anatomy of the Greater, Third and Lesser Occipital Nerve Trigger Sites

10:05 AM

Variations in Nerve Anatomy

10:20 AM

Detection of Trigger Sites: The Surgeon’s Role

10:40 AM

The Use of Nerve Blocks, Neuromodulators and Infusions

10:55 AM

Break 1

11:10 AM

Getting Started: Pearls of Starting Your Migraine Practice (including billing and coding)

11:30 AM

Panel Discussion 1

11:55 AM

Surgical Treatment of the Frontal and Temporal (Endoscopic) Trigger Sites

12:10 PM

Surgical Treatment of the Frontal and Temporal (Open) Trigger Sites

12:25 PM

Surgical Treatment of the Rhinogenic Trigger Sites and the use of SPG Blocks in Management

12:45 PM

Surgical Treatment of the Auriculotemporal Trigger Site

1:05 PM

Surgical Treatment of the Greater Occipital Trigger Sites

1:20 PM

Surgical Treatment of the Lesser Occipital Trigger Sites

1:35 PM

Surgical Treatment of Nummular Headaches

1:50 PM

Secondary Surgeries: How To Deal with Surgical Failures

2:05 PM

Post Operative Medication Management

2:25 PM

Panel Discussion 2

3:00 PM

Break 2

3:10 PM

Migraine Surgical Video

4:10 PM

Wrap Up and Q&A

4:30 PM


Accreditation: The American Society of Plastic Surgeons® (ASPS) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation: The ASPS designates this live activity for a maximum of 7 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.