Introducing Florence from Oregon

@Florence

Hello there and welcome to Living With Facial Pain! Its great to hear that you are a committed learner - that is a great quality for anybody to embody and I’m sure there is a quite a bit that you can gleam from the experiences of our many wonderful members. I encourage you start doing so by getting involved in discussions around here. On that not, you should also check out the “Welcome” tab, as it provides some useful beginner tips.

Best of luck and let me know how your journey goes!

You are fortunate, Florence, first living in a beautiful State, and, second living where there is an excellent neurosurgeon and neurological staff at OHSU in Portland. Dr. Kim Burchiel is the neurosurgeon and he is on the medical advisory team for the FPA. He is the doctor who redefined facial pains in terms of a number system. Good luck.