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October 3, 2014

Dr. Peter Larsen Featured in Business First

Dr. Peter Larsen, a professor in the Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Dental Anesthesiology, has recently worked with co-investigators at the Wexner Medical Center on a clinical trial that evaluates the use of an implantable neurostimulator in managing the pain resulting from cluster headaches.

The first of its kind in the U.S., the clinical trial was the subject of an article in the September 26th edition of Business FirstDr. Larsen and OSU Wexner Medical Center neurosurgeon Dr. Ali Rezai and sinus surgeon Dr. Otto Bradley were featured in the article titled, 6 Surgeries You Wouldn't Believe They're Doing, which describes the clinical trial and the neurostimulator that may help to relieve the debilitating pain that is experienced by those who suffer from cluster headaches. 

A board certified oral and maxillofacial surgeon, Dr. Larsen also holds the Larry J. Peterson Endowed Chair in the Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Dental Anesthesiology. His other research interests include novel therapeutic approaches for preventing oral cancers.