The MemorialCare Neuroscience Institute at Long Beach Medical Center offers an array of research-based treatment options for people suffering from headache disorders, including migraines. Our team provides the necessary tools for people to live a healthy life while managing their symptoms.
Headache & Migraine Disorders
According to the World Health Organization, headache disorders are among the most common disorders of the nervous system. There are several types of disorders that are characterized by recurrent headaches, including:
- Tension-type headache
- Cluster headache
- Medication-overuse headache
To properly diagnose a headache disorder, a provider may order blood tests, scans, and neurological testing.
Treatment varies per individual, but may include medications, dietary changes, Botox injections, stimulations devices, exercise, and stress reduction. All treatments are focused on a person’s wellness.