Dorsal Root Ganglion and Peripheral Nerve Stimulation: A More Targeted Approach for Nerve Pain

This presentation will show the major differences between traditional spinal cord stimulation and peripheral nerve stimulation. Attendees will be able to determine which modality is indicated for which presenting pain pathology. The evidence supporting the use of dorsal root ganglion stimulation and peripheral nerve stimulation will be reviewed and addressed. Attendees will receive an overview on how these procedures are done in a minimally invasive manner.

Learning Objectives

  • Differentiate various neuromodulators
  • Describe the role of dorsal root ganglion
  • Discuss the clinical evidence of dorsal root ganglion therapy and peripheral nerve stimulation in the treatment of nerve pain

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AANP Contact Hours
  • 1.00 ACPE Pharmacy
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 1.00 ANCC
  • 1.00 APA
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Peter Pryzbylkowski, MD

Interventional Pain Specialist


Haddon Heights, NJ


  • Consultant for Nevro, Camber Spine, Vertos

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AANP Contact Hours
  • 1.00 ACPE Pharmacy
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 1.00 ANCC
  • 1.00 APA
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Pain Management