Stereotactic radiosurgery is a treatment for chronic head pain, such as that caused by trigeminal neuralgia. The treatment involves the use of radiation to destroy or damage the trigeminal nerve root. This can be used in conjunction with other treatments, such as medication or surgery, depending on your unique needs.
The main goal of stereotactic radiosurgery is to reduce the pain caused by trigeminal neuralgia. It does this by destroying or damaging the trigeminal nerve root. This can help decrease your pain and make it easier for you to manage your condition in other ways.