MIGRAINE HEADACHES

MIGRAINE HEADACHES CAN STOP YOU FROM YOUR DAILY ACTIVITIES, WE WILL HELP YOU FIND A SOLUTION.

Harborside Spine and Sports Center helps people with migraine headaches manage or eliminate their pain. Our experienced physicians will diagnose and find a treatment that works best to get you back to enjoying your life.

SYMPTOMS OF A MIGRAINE HEADACHE

Migraine headaches can cause severe throbbing pain or a pulsing sensation, usually on just one side of the head. It’s often accompanied by nausea, vomiting, and extreme sensitivity to light and sound.

Migraine attacks can cause significant pain for hours to days and can be so severe that the pain is disabling.

Symptoms you may be experiencing include:

 

  • Visual phenomena, such as seeing various shapes, bright spots or flashes of light
  • Vision loss
  • Pins and needles sensations in an arm or leg
  • Weakness or numbness in the face or one side of the body
  • Difficulty speaking
  • Hearing noises or music
  • Uncontrollable jerking or other movements
  • Pain on one side or both sides of your head
  • Pain that feels throbbing or pulsing
  • Sensitivity to light, sounds, and sometimes smells and touch
  • Nausea and vomiting
  • Blurred vision
  • Lightheadedness, sometimes followed by fainting

DIAGNOSING THE UNDERLYING CAUSE OF YOUR MIGRAINE HEADACHES

When you arrive at Harborside Spine and Sports Center to deterimine the cause of your migraine headaches, our priority will be to figure out the root of the problem. We want to achieve the correct diagnosis right away, integrating a comprehensive history and hands-on exam along with state-of-the-art imaging, so we can provide you with the most efficient treatment options.

To begin, we’ll talk to you about your symptoms, which will provide us with critical information about your underlying condition. We will then perform a physical and neurologial exam, which may lead us to administer or order one of the following; blood tests, MRI, CT scan or spinal tap. When we determine the underlying cause, an effective treatment plan will be put in place to give you a better quality of life.

SCHEDULE A CONSULTATION

Don’t let joint damage, sports injuries and musculoskeletal ailments slow you down indefinitely. Schedule a consultation at Harborside Spine and Sports Center today, and let our team of world-class specialists heal your injury, deliver profound pain relief and get you back to your full and active lifestyle.

Call us today (231) 348.3283