Before & After My PTSD

It now seems so easy to describe. Before my God Shot (the Lipov Block), not so much. Allow me to describe flashbacks and nightmares as I lived them. For 50 years (since early childhood) videos of the worst events in my life constantly circled my head - in high def and at max volume - … Continue reading Before & After My PTSD

VIDEO – Dr. Eugene Lipov’s Congressional Testimony

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5S_Aw3Bmx6s Dr. Eugene Lipov Published on Feb 13, 2013 Dr. Eugene Lipov testifies before the House Veterans Affairs Committee on July 21, 2010 Dr. Lipov has been successfully treating patients with PTSD using Stellate Ganglion Block since 2007. ### Please help veterans/service members receive this treatment by donating to Dr. Lipov's Foundation: http://globalptsifoundation.org/donate

VIDEO – Walter Reed: Stellate Ganglion Block for PTSD: Patient Success Stories

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BvjRrkyD9ko Lara Mulvaney Published on Sep 30, 2014 Hear 5 active duty servicemember patient interviews demonstrating life changing results from the treatment of both combat related and sexual assault PTSD with stellate ganglion block procedure. Real soldiers, real families, very positive durable results from a simple and cost effective medical procedure. This video has been … Continue reading VIDEO – Walter Reed: Stellate Ganglion Block for PTSD: Patient Success Stories

VIDEO – Surprises for Mass Shooting Survivor

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C30zkACil1o The Doctors Published on Jan 26, 2017 Shelly survived a traumatic mass shooting and she bravely shares her story. The Doctors and PTSD specialist Dr. Eugene Lipov have some surprises in store for Shelly and her family. ### Please help veterans/service members receive this treatment by donating to Dr. Lipov's Foundation: http://globalptsifoundation.org/donate

VIDEO – Military Sexual Trauma Survivor has PTSD Breakthrough

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T_EGDEB7IZg R. Sonia Batra, MD Published on Feb 26, 2017 With 1 in 5 women in the military being a victim of sexual violence, it makes them 9 times more likely to develop PTSD. Past Doctors guest Debra is a symbol that survival is possible and she returns to share her inspiring story. Earlier this … Continue reading VIDEO – Military Sexual Trauma Survivor has PTSD Breakthrough

Possible Reversal of PTSD-Related DNA Methylation by Sympathetic Blockade (pdf enclosed)

Publication: Journal of Molecular Neuroscience Date: March 2017 Author: Eugene G. Lipov & Kenneth Candido & Elspeth C. Ritchie Abstract: Studies have shown that brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) level increase is associated with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) risk. BDNF may be a missing-link^ that mediates the interaction between genetics, environment, and the sympathetic system. Trauma has been shown to … Continue reading Possible Reversal of PTSD-Related DNA Methylation by Sympathetic Blockade (pdf enclosed)

V.A. Evidence Brief: Effectiveness of Stellate Ganglion Block for Treatment of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) (pdf enclosed)

Publication: Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration,Quality Enhancement Research Initiative, Health Services Research & Development Service Washington, DC 20420 Date: February 2017 Author: Evidence-based Synthesis Program (ESP), Coordinating Center, Portland VA Health Care System, Portland, OR, Mark Helfand, MD, MPH, MS, Director Summary: Emergence of an intervention’s first randomized trial is always a highly anticipated event. For SGB, however, findings from its first … Continue reading V.A. Evidence Brief: Effectiveness of Stellate Ganglion Block for Treatment of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) (pdf enclosed)

With War-Related Post Traumatic Stress Disorder Being Resistant to Pharmaceuticals is it Time to Give Stellate Ganglion Block (SGB) a Shot? (pdf enclosed)

Publication: Journal of Trauma and Treatment Date: August 2015 Author: Eugene Lipov* Advanced Pain Centers, Hoffman Estates, Illinois, USA Abstract: A large number of war veterans have PTSD in US military punctuated by a very high suicide rate of 22 per veterans per day. Current VA gold standard” treatments protocols will effectively reach no more than … Continue reading With War-Related Post Traumatic Stress Disorder Being Resistant to Pharmaceuticals is it Time to Give Stellate Ganglion Block (SGB) a Shot? (pdf enclosed)

Correspondence: It Is Time to Address the Crisis in the Pharmacotherapy of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder: A Consensus Statement of the PTSD Psychopharmacology Working Group (pdf enclosed)

Publication: Biological Psychiatry Date: 2017 Authors: John H. Krystal Lori L. Davis Thomas C. Neylan Murray A. Raskind Paula P. Schnurr Murray B. Stein Jennifer Vessicchio Brian Shiner Theresa D. Gleason Grant D. Huang There is an urgent need to address a critical lack of advancement in the psychopharmacologic treatment of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD). The clinical, social, … Continue reading Correspondence: It Is Time to Address the Crisis in the Pharmacotherapy of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder: A Consensus Statement of the PTSD Psychopharmacology Working Group (pdf enclosed)

Sympathetic system modulation to treat post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD): A review of clinical evidence and neurobiology (pdf enclosed)

Publication: Elsevier - Journal of Affective Disorders Date: July 2012 Eugene Lipov, Briana Kelzenberg Advanced Pain Centers, 2660 W. Higgins Road, Suite 101, Hoffman Estates, IL 60169, United States Abstract: A review of clinical evidence and neurobiology on the effects of modulation of sympathetic system modulation to treat post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is being presented . The … Continue reading Sympathetic system modulation to treat post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD): A review of clinical evidence and neurobiology (pdf enclosed)