Neurologist vs Headache Specialist: What’s the Difference?

"Neurologist" and "Headache Specialist" are not the same It is a common misconception that neurologists = headache specialists, and it is true that headache disorders in general are neurological conditions. In fact, many headache specialists are neurologists. But the two are actually separate titles and areas of specialty, and when it…


What is Migraine?

Migraine is the most common neurological disorder on the planet, affecting more than 37 million people in the US alone. Migraine is called a primary headache disorder because it is not secondary to another cause, such as trauma (head injury), obstructive lesions (brain tumors), vascular disorders (stroke, aneurysms) or infections (meningitis, sinusitis). And it is…

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