Placing Leads Elsewhere: Peripheral Nerve Stimulation

10:45 AM - 11:45 AM CST Saturday, January 16

This session will review the techniques for peripheral nerve stimulation in various areas of the body and the data supporting the use of peripheral nerve stimulation.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this educational activity, participants should be able to:

  • Discuss novel applications of peripheral nerve stimulation.
  • Review the technical aspects of peripheral nerve stimulation placement for various parts of the body.
  • Describe the evidence supporting peripheral nerve stimulation as an analgesic therapy.
  • Explain the role of peripheral nerve stimulation in acute and chronic pain.


Christopher Gilligan, MD MBA

Genicular Nerve Stimulation

Corey W. Hunter, MD

Peripheral Nerve Stimulation: The Transition from Acute to Chronic Pain

Marc A. Huntoon, MD

Occipital Nerve Stimulation

Jennifer A. Sweet, MD

Suprascapular Nerve Stimulation

Michael A. Fishman, MD MBA

Faculty and Presentations subject to change.