Overview

Overview

The Headache Clinic at Continental Hospitals is a specialized and dedicated clinic for the treatment of all types of headaches & migraines. A weekly clinic, this is India’s premier clinic that is specifically dedicated to the diagnosis and treatment of headache and its underlying causes. The clinic brings together an expert panel of neurologists, neurosurgeons, psychiatrists, and clinical psychologists, offer evidence-based treatment & care for all types of headache & migraine.

State-of-the-art infrastructure, and a committed nursing team makes us the best hospital in Hyderabad for headache treatment.

Almost 90% of the populace would have suffered an episode of headache at least once in their lives! And according to the WHO data, at least 50% of adult population has had a headache at least once in the year!

Headache is a common ailment, in fact, not many of us even consider it an ailment – at best it is an inconvenience and we all learn to live with it. Headache, however, can just be a symptomatic manifestation of a deeper, underlying condition that might require specialized care and attention.

Going beyond just symptomatic and superficial treatment, we go deeper to understand the causes of chronic, persistent headaches & migraine to offer holistic and advanced treatment.

Diseases & Conditions

Headache Clinic at Continental Hospitals provides evidence-based treatment & care for all types of headache & migraine. Some of the common headache types treated at the Headache Clinic, include

Primary Headaches

  • Tension Headache
  • Migraine Headache
  • Cluster Headache
Secondary Headaches
  • Thunderclap Headache
  • Idiopathic intracranial hypertension (IIH)
  • Spontaneous intracranial hypotension (SOL)

Diagnosis

Headache is a very common ailment. In fact, in many cases, it is not even an ailment – at best it is an inconvenience and we all learn to live with it. Headache, however, can just be a symptomatic manifestation of a deeper, underlying condition that might require specialized diagnosis and analysis.

Continental Headache Clinic takes a multidisciplinary, collaborative approach for a precise diagnosis of headache and identify its underlying causes.

Our team of expert neurologists ensure that every patient undergoes a thorough and necessary diagnostic procedures to identify the causes of headache accurately, and adequately to arrive at an appropriate treatment plan.

Accurate diagnosis for headache is ascertained with the help of various tests as given below:

  • Nerve Conduction Tests
  • Electromyography Studies
  • Evoked Potential Studies
  • Motor Unit Number Estimation
  • Autonomic Nervous System Evaluation
  • Small Fiber Neuropathy Evaluation
  • Invasive & Non- Invasive Video EEG Tests
  • High-speed CT imaging
  • High-Definition PET, SPECT, MRI, 4D CT scan
  • Interventional Angiography
  • EMG Testing
  • Genetic Testing
  • Sleep Patterns Test
  • Neuropsychological evaluations

Treatment

Continental Hospitals Headache offers evidence-based treatment & care for all types of headache & migraine. Our expert neurologists, neurosurgeons, and psychologists approach treatment & management of headache as a team, offering patients a precise diagnosis. With this multidisciplinary approach we discuss various treatment strategies, alternative therapies, and usage of new drugs for the benefit of our patients.

The course of treatment planned for each patient varies from the type of headache, underlying causes, co-morbidities, patient history & lifestyle, among other factors. From clinical interventions to lifestyle alterations, and advanced, new drugs, the Continental Headache Clinic, offers the complete spectrum of treatment for types of headache & migraine.

You can consult our Headache Specialists for treatment, if your headache

  • Is persistent, over 3-4 days of regular episodes
  • Is debilitating, violent, and develops suddenly
  • Is affecting your everyday work & lifestyle
  • Is accompanied by slurred speech, nausea, stiff neck
  • Is usually getting worse post exercise & physical activity
  • Is a consequence of an injury to the head

Technology & Facilities

The Continental Headache Clinic under the aegis of the institute of neurosciences at Continental Hospitals brings together state-of-the-art infrastructure and facilities for comprehensive, evidence-based treatment and care for headache.

The institute of neurosciences comprises of the department of neurology, the department of neurosciences, the department of psychology, and the department of neuro critical care. Offering superior patient-care & excellent patient-outcomes, we are one of the best hospitals in Hyderabad for all types of neurological conditions.

Our Facilities:

  • Outpatient Neurology Department
  • Neuro Diagnostic Centre
  • Neuro Critical Care ICU
  • Neuro Rehab Unit
  • Physiotherapy Department

Continental Headache Clinic – Every Wednesday 9.00am – 5.00pm

Our Doctors

Our team of doctors at the Continental Headache Clinic have a cumulative experience of over 90 years. They are at the forefront of the latest and cutting-edge knowledge to deliver the best treatment & care for patients suffering from all types of headaches and migraine.

The expert panel of headache specialists include:

  • Dr Rahul Konduri
  • Dr MA Mukheem
We are with you in your journey to better health

A consultation with our panel of doctors, specialists and surgeons will help you determine what kind of services you may need to help diagnose and treat your condition. If you or someone in your family or friend’s circle are facing any health issues, please get in touch with us, we are here for you.

 

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