Mayo Clinic doctors in the Division of Pain Neurology evaluate and treat people with neuropathic pain syndromes. Neuropathic pain syndromes can be caused by disorders affecting the brain or spinal cord (central nervous system) and peripheral nervous system.

Conditions and symptoms

  • Central pain syndromes
  • Complex regional pain syndromes
  • Neuralgias (such as trigeminal neuralgia)
  • Postherpetic neuralgia