Specialized Headache and Migraine Care For All Ages

Headaches come in various intensities, lengths and locations. Our team of headache-trained specialists offer the latest diagnoses and treatments for all types of headaches, for all types of patients.

The Headache Program at Wake Forest Baptist is one of only a few academic, multi-disciplinary headache programs in the region. This means our patients have access to a team of specialists including neurologists, psychologists and physical therapists who all have expertise in treating headaches. Being a part of an academic medical center means we are conducting cutting-edge headache and migraine research and you have access to the latest in treatments, therapies and preventative methods.

The program is for patients of all ages; our pediatric and adult headache specialists work together to come up with a care plan that is right for each patient. Learn more about the program’s pediatric expertise.

Headaches are a chronic problem and can often be debilitating. With a comprehensive and family-centered approach, the goal of our team is to create a care plan to manage your headaches and get you back to living your life.

Learn more about tension, migraine and cluster headaches.

Care and Treatment

After an assessment that may include physical and neurological examinations, our providers will work with you to find the best care plan to manage your headaches. Some of the treatment options include:

  • IV infusion in the clinic
  • Occipital nerve blocks
  • Trigger point injections
  • Botox injections
  • SPG injections
  • Prescription medicines
  • Group therapy