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what is a headache specialist called

A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience Pain Management
See HA specialist: CDH represents the transformation of an episodic, acute migraine headache disorder into a daily attack known as chronic (transformed) migraine. Refrac ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Try looking online: Years ago, listings used to be available only in printed form. By the turn of the century, lists had become available online everywhere. Now, some lis ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Johanna Fricke
49 years experience Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
Certainly, if you : want to find the cause & treatment that can relive your headache.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Liu
19 years experience Neurosurgery
See your doctor.: If you have pseudotumor cerebri, you may need more spinal fluid drained to relieve the pressure in your brain. There are also newer, minimally-invasiv ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Dowling
39 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Hopefully helpful: Usually a back specialist is an ortopaedic surgeon or neurosugeon who specializes in back disorders. There are other specialists who do non op care s ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Questell
8 years experience Family Medicine
Joint specialist: Orthopedists.
A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Qamar Khan
16 years experience Pain Management
Exactly as it sounds: A headache is precisely what it sounds like a pain in the head region. There are many reasons for a head ache. One could be due to migraines which ar ... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edwin Ishoo
27 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Headache: It is when you experience pain in your head. It can be from many different causes, neurologic, vascular, muscular, etc. too many reasons to list.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Matthew St. Laurent
28 years experience Bariatrics
Bariatrician: Physicians who perform additional training in the treatment of obesity are called bariatricians. These physicians use nonsurgical treatment such as di ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Rosenthal
35 years experience Pain Management
Many specialities: There are several specialities that deal with spine problems-anesthesia pain specialist, physical medicine doctors, orthopedic spine surgeons, and neu ... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Recurrent headache: Migraine is a chronic disoeder in which you get recurrent headaches which are moderate to severe in nature in typical headache it is on one sided he ... Read More
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Migraine: A migraine can cause severe throbbing pain or a pulsing sensation, usually on just one side of the head. It's often accompanied by nausea, vomiting, a ... Read More
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alexander Mauskop
41 years experience Neurology
Tension & migraine : Tension-type headache afflicts 100 million and migraine 36 million americans. Biggest triggers of these headaches are stress, lack of sleep, too much ... Read More
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A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Forrest Jones
Specializes in Family Medicine
Orofacial pain?: I'm not sure, because usually initials and acronyms have more than one meaning. Here goes ... OFP: Orofacial Pain specialist PMD: Physical Medicine ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Aaron Wolfson
21 years experience clinical Psychology
Rheumatologist: Rheumatologists normally treat joint pain.
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Djamchid Lotfi
57 years experience Neurology
Pattern/course: Migraine are severe intermittent headaches lasting 4 to 72 hours, sometimes unilateral, throbbing, with nausea. There is usually a family histiory and ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Olav Jaren
18 years experience Neurology
Special headaches: A neurologist or a neurologist who specializes in the care of headaches should be able to answer all of your questions about this.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Maritza Baez
16 years experience Family Medicine
Headache: Your headaches coudl be coming from tension, eye strain, tooth grinding, dehydration, lack of sleep/poor sleep, skipping meals, stress, sleep apnea/sn ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Romeo Mandanas
37 years experience Hematology and Oncology
A Mimic of a Tumor: Literally an enlargement resembling a tumor usually due to inflammation or fluid collection rather than a solid growth of abnormal cells. It can often ... Read More
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A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
37 years experience Family Medicine
Nummular headache: Follow the link for the basics about nummular headaches & possible treatments: http://www.Ncbi.Nlm.Nih.Gov/pubmed/17686396 consult a neurologist or ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Olav Jaren
18 years experience Neurology
Tension headache: A tension headache feels like pressure, like a band around the head, or discomfort at the top of the neck. It is long-lasting, continuous, and it may ... Read More
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jerry Swanson
Specializes in Neurology
The term "ocular migraine" can be confusing: It's sometimes used to refer to two different conditions, one of which usually isn't cause for concern, and the other which might have more–serious co ... Read More
A 61-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Miller
9 years experience Family Medicine
BAD headache: A cluster headache is a relatively rare type of headache characterized by brief attacks of excruciating pain behind one eye and autonomic symptoms (wa ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Saunders
42 years experience Internal Medicine
Migraines: Often throbbing, associated with nausea, light or sound sensitivity, nausea, aura or symptoms such as peculiar light flashes, smells or tastes. Headac ... Read More

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