Headache clinics can evaluate and treat cluster headaches. If your headaches become more severe and medicines aren't
working, your doctor may refer you to a
headache clinic for more intensive treatment.
you are looking for the right clinic, ask a few
questions about the services provided—such as what
types of specialists are at the clinic—so that you can find the clinic that is
best for you.
Questions that may help you evaluate a headache clinic
- How long has the clinic been
- What types of health professionals provide
- What types of headache problems are treated?
types of treatment are commonly used?
- What are the clinic's success
rates for treating the type of headache you have?
- What is the
clinic's philosophy of care and treatment?
Anne C. Poinier, MD - Internal Medicine
Colin Chalk, MD, CM, FRCPC - Neurology
January 27, 2012
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