Effect of Stellate Ganglion Block Treatment on Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Symptoms – A Randomized Clinical Trial

After years of research, Dr. Lipov's treatment has been proven - by a now-published clinical trial - to make "a significant difference" for veterans with PTSD. From the article:  Key Points Question  How does stellate ganglion block compare with sham treatment in reducing the severity of posttraumatic stress disorder symptoms over 8 weeks? Findings  In this sham-controlled … Continue reading Effect of Stellate Ganglion Block Treatment on Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Symptoms – A Randomized Clinical Trial

Medal of Honor recipient praises revolutionary neck injection treatment for PTSD

Story from Military Times 18 June 2019 A therapy for post-traumatic stress disorder that some doctors believe will “revolutionize the way PTSD is handled” was the subject of a recent “60 Minutes” report featuring a number of afflicted veterans, including one Medal of Honor recipient. The breakthrough treatment, called stellate ganglion block, or SGB, has … Continue reading Medal of Honor recipient praises revolutionary neck injection treatment for PTSD

Treating PTSD with the Stellate Ganglion Block with Navy Veteran Meriwether Ball

  Story from VeteranOnTheMove.com 25 February 2019 Meriwether Ball, USMC historian and journalist, has provided pro-bono public affairs effort for Dr. Eugene Lipov since her successful treatment, relieving her of 50 years of symptoms.  Dr. Eugene Lipov is the pioneering anesthesiologist who developed the Lipov Block, the stellate ganglion block for treatment of PTSD. “I … Continue reading Treating PTSD with the Stellate Ganglion Block with Navy Veteran Meriwether Ball

‘It could make a difference in a lot of dogs’: Doctor tries PTSD treatment for first time on animal

Story from DailyHerald.com 14 September 2018 By Burt Constable, Editor A service dog for an Iraq War veteran suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder, gentle Reno developed his own PTSD in November after he was pinned under a crashed van and suffered burns. "He displayed a lot of anxiety," says owner Sonia Campos-Marchiori, who with her … Continue reading ‘It could make a difference in a lot of dogs’: Doctor tries PTSD treatment for first time on animal

CONTACT: Patients Seeking Lipov Block (SGB)

Patient forms: hover over "CONTACT" then click on blue hyperlink (to go to page), or call/email Greg Alberth, Dr. Lipov's Research Assistant : Call 844.SGB.PTSI or Email: hope4ptsi@gmail.com Thank you!

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)