Want Relief For Your Migraine Headaches now?
Headaches are common. Everyone has them at one time or another.
Unfortunately, migraine headaches are often lumped into the category of general headaches and go untreated. Migraine headaches are different from regular headaches due to their severity and duration. Unlike regular headaches, they are often completely incapacitating and, in severe cases, can lead to depressive tendencies if left untreated. Fortunately, at facilities like ours, we have the experience and technology to treat your migraines.
If you have any of these symptoms, you may have Migraine Headaches.
- Severe headaches, usually localized to 1 side of the head or a single spot
- Pulsating or throbbing headaches
- Pain that inhibits your ability to perform regular activities
- Cutting sensitivity to light and sound
- Abnormally long headaches (multiple days)
Stop Suffering from Migraine Headaches Today! We can help!
A Chronic Migraine
3.2 million Americans* live with a Chronic 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, and extreme sensitivity to light and sound. Adults with a chronic migraine who have 15 or more days each month with a headache lasting 4 or more hours each day in people 18 years or older. Although migraine causes are difficult to pinpoint, however, many environmental factors appear to play a role. Hormonal changes, foods, stress, sleep patterns and physical factors are just a few of the causes for a migraine. With our team, we will work to narrow down the cause of your migraines and establish a preventative treatment to minimize the effect of migraines on your life.
Our treatments include but not limited to:
Evaluation of Medical History
We area dedicated to review all past medical histories. Previous failed treatments are just as important as successful treatments. It helps our team customize the best treatment possible.
Diet and Supplement Consultation
There is evidence that showed an anti-inflammatory diet with the correct combination of supplement can decrease the effects or duration of migraines.
These types of drugs are taken regularly, often on a daily basis, to reduce the severity or frequency of migraines.
(trigger point therapy; occipital nerve block). – Each injection is performed under MSK Guidance. Musculoskeletal ultrasound uses ultrasound technology similar to that used on a pregnant woman to see into the uterus during pregnancy. The ability to get an internal vision of the body in real time is a revolutionary improvement. Moreso, ultrasound is a much gentler waveform than x-ray, which is why its safe for all body parts, even pregnant women’s’ bellies.
BOTOX is the only treatment approved by FDA for prevention of chronic migraines. It goes to prevent on average 8 to 9 headache days and migraine / probable migraine days a month. Over 100,000 people with a chronic migraine have been treated with BOTOX, since the approval in 2010. The actual treatment is done right here in our office and it takes about 15 minutes. BOTOX is injected into shallow muscles of the head and neck-not too deeply beneath the skin. Many patients say the injections feel like tiny pinches or pinpricks. There is no recovery time for this treatment and can be done on your lunch hour. Most insurance plans cover the majority of the cost of the treatment.
*Medical information or statements made within this site are not intended for use in or as a substitute for the diagnosis or treatment of any health or physical condition or as a substitute for a physician-patient relationship which has been established by an in-person evaluation of a patient. Results may vary from person to person, or from individual to individual.
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Dr. Tamara Gurevich -
Pain Care Specialist, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
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