Introductory Workshops

"These workshops are ideal for health professionals that wish to learn how to treat persistent pain in an effective, safe and economical way" : Dr. John Lyftogt

The standard Lyftogt Perineural Injection Treatment Workshop is a three-day lntroductory-level learning experience, involving lectures and observation of patient treatment, with some time available for treatment practice where possible/practicable. 

Watch a video clip from the April 2015 Philippines Introductory Workshop!

At the standard introductory course you will learn:

  • The anatomy, physiology and pathology underlying neuropathic pain and neurogenic inflammation
  • The scientific basis for the treatment
  • The role glucose plays in the treatment of neuropathic pain and neurogenic inflammation
  • How to diagnose neuropathic pain
  • How to treat neuropathic pain with near nerve injections with dextrose 5% in sterile water


After taking the three-day introductory course, doctors are then eligible to apply to attend a Master Class

Upcoming Lyftogt P.I.T. Introductory Workshops

Introductory Workshop with Dr. John Lyftogt - Seattle, USA

Friday 14 - Sunday 16 June 2019

Dr. Lyftogt returns for the 10th "Seattle Introductory PIT Workshop" once again organised by Dr. Jeff Harris. 

Venue: Bastyr University.

Contact the organiser Dr. Jeff Harris  or visit his website  for further information regarding programme, registration, fee, accommodation etc.

Introductory Workshop with Dr John Lyftogt & TAPRM team - Taipei, Taiwan

Saturday 3 - Monday 5 August 2019

Dr John Lyftogt returns to Taipei, once again supported by the experienced TAPRM team of expert Perineural Injection Treatment doctors. 

Venue: 7 F meetng room, 58 Rd. Shin Chong Dis. Nei Hu, Taipei, Taiwan

Fee: USD$2,000.  For those doing a "refresher" (have attended before)  the fee is $1700

For more information please email

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Introductory workshop with Dr John Lyftogt - Scottsdale, Arizona, USA

Friday 6 - Sunday 8 September 2019

Dr. Lyftogt is pleased to offer the first 3-day "Introductory PIT Workshop" to be held in Arizona. 

Venue:  6451 E Shea Blvd., Scottsdale, AZ. 85254

CLICK HERE to be taken to the Registration and Payment page

If you have any questions please contact the organiser, Dr. Matthew Hernandez or call 480-360-0115. 

Introductory workshop with Dr. John Lyftogt in New York City - Midtown Manhattan

Friday 13 - Sunday 15 September 2019

Save the date and contact Maria Lyftogt advising your interest. More information, including fee, registration information and venue location will be available in March/April 2019. 


Introductory Workshop with Dr. John Lyftogt - Malaga, Spain

Thursday 17 - Saturday 19 October 2019

IMG 3546 2Dr. John Lyftogt returns to Malaga in 2019 to deliver the first 3-day Perineural Injection Treatment Introductory workshop to be held in Spain!

For more information/to register your interest contact The Secretary of the Sports Medicine Association of Andalucia:    TELEPHONE: +34 697489171   or visit:

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