Say Goodbye to
Headache Pain

You don't have to live with debilitating and chronic headaches. We understand the importance of lifestyle modification in the successful management of headaches. Our award-winning team can help you find relief quickly using advanced techniques and treatments. Request an in-person appointment or virtual visit now!
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Ochsner offers the most effective headache treatments in the
region. When your options seem limited, we can provide a second opinion

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Ochsner offers the most effective headache treatments in the region. When your options seem limited, we can provide a second opinion.

Meet the Team 

Headache Care, Close to You 

Ochsner Baptist – A Campus of Ochsner Medical Center
2700 Napoleon Ave., New Orleans, LA 70115

Ochsner Health Center – Metairie
2005 Veterans Memorial Blvd., Metairie, LA 70002

Ochsner Health Center – O’Neal
16777 Medical Center Drive, Baton Rouge, LA 70816

Ochsner Medical Complex – The Grove
10310 The Grove Blvd., Baton Rouge

Ochsner Health Center – West Bank
120 Ochsner Blvd., Gretna, LA 70056

Ochsner Medical Center
1514 Jefferson Hwy., New Orleans, LA 70121

Ochsner Health Center – Kenner
200 West Esplanade Ave., Kenner, LA 70065

Ochsner Health Center – Covington
1000 Ochsner Blvd., Covington, LA 70433

Ochsner Specialty Health Center – Raceland
141 Twin Oaks, Raceland, LA 70394

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Causes of Headaches and Migraines

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Ochsner accepts all major insurances. 

Ochsner is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization, founded on providing the best patient care, research, and education.

We are one of the country’s largest non-university based academic medical centers.

Ochsner is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability or any other protected characteristic under applicable law. 

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Sitemap | Notice of Privacy Practices

Ochsner accepts all major insurances. 

Ochsner is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization, founded on providing the best patient care, research, and education.

We are one of the country’s largest non-university based academic medical centers.

Ochsner is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability or any other protected characteristic under applicable law. 

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REQUEST A CONSULTCALL 504-842-3980

Therapies We Offer

At Ochsner, we provide advanced and innovative treatments, such as:

  • BOTOX (Botulinum toxin A)
  • Peripheral nerve block (e.g., greater occipital nerve block) and trigger point injections
  • Sphenopalatine ganglion block
  • Trigeminal nerve block
  • Intranasal lidocaine therapy
  • Cryoanalgesia
  • DHE (dihydroergotamine) infusion
  • Transcutaneous electrical stimulation
  • Intracranial pressure monitoring and treatment trials
  • Vitamin replacement therapy 
  • Chronic headaches
  • Chronic head, neck and face pain (e.g., Trigeminal neuralgia)
  • Cluster headaches
  • Menstrual migraines
  • Migraines
  • Post-concussive headaches
  • Tension headaches
  • Pregnancy-related headaches
  • Benign intracranial hypertension
  • Other headache syndromes (e.g., chronic paroxysmal hemicrania, SUNCT)

Conditions We Treat

Ochsner’s headache experts specialize in a wide range of innovative treatments for chronic and complex conditions, including:

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Specialized Care

Innovative Treatments

Fast, Personalized Relief

Comprehensive Care

The headache and facial pain fellowship-trained neurologists at Ochsner’s Comprehensive Headache Center are dedicated to relieving acute, chronic and complex headaches and neck pain. This means you will be treated by leaders in the field who have advanced training. 

We offer the latest headache therapies available — from a variety of nerve blocks to more advanced techniques, like stimulation of the occipital and other nerves. Plus, you'll have access to cutting-edge clinical trials and promising new treatments.

Our exclusive Fast Track Program means you can receive quick treatment for acute headaches without the need for an emergency department visit. And because the program is driven by personalized medicine, you’ll get effective care that’s specific to your needs.

Thanks to our multidisciplinary team approach, we work together to provide personalized, coordinated care across specialties, including neurology, opthamology, surgery, radiology, women's services, pediatrics, ENT and more. Plus, we offer in-person and virtual visits.

Leading the Way in

 Neurological Care

Nationally ranked in the top 50 for Neurology & Neurosurgery, 10 years in a row.

There are

active neuroscience clinical trials providing patients early access to cutting-edge treatments.

More than 25

Named among the top 5% in the nation for Neurosciences nine years in a row.

Amer Awad, MD
Baton Rouge

Victoria Brandt, NP
New Orleans

Cristina Cabret-Aymat, MD
Covington

Rachel Calix, MD
New Orleans

Mary Kate Davis, NP
Covington

Robin Davis, MD
Kenner

Maged Guirguis,
MD
New Orleans

Jamie Huddleston, MD
Raceland

Fawad Khan, MD
New Orleans

Andrew Lawton, MD
New Orleans

Sarena Patel, PA
New Orleans

Jose Posas, MD
New Orleans

Cornel Rogers, MD
West Bank

Korak Sarkar, MD
New Orleans

Colin Van Hook, MD
New Orleans

Elizabeth Vulevich, NP
New Orleans

Michael Wilensky, MD
Metairie

Maria Carmen Wilson, MD
Covington

Richard Zweifler, MD
New Orleans

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Say Goodbye to
Headache Pain