timetable  Apr 24, 2017 EST
person-icon  Dr. David Dodick
  Mayo Clinic

Rare Migraine Types: Vestibular, Hemiplegic, Complicated

Key Questions

  • When a patient presents with severe dizziness and vertigo symptoms, what’s going on?
  • What are the most effective treatments for the stroke-like symptoms of Hemiplegic Migraine?
  • How does a brainstem aura affect our speech, smell and sound senses?

Enjoy a 7-minute preview of this talk below. 


Dr. David Dodick is a Professor of Neurology at The Mayo Clinic, Chairman of the International Headache Society and Chair of the American Migraine Foundation. Under his leadership, a major campaign to educate the public about migraine will launch this year. The goal is to raise awareness and funding for better treatments — and a cure. David W. Dodick, MD, FRCP (C), FACP, is Professor of Neurology at the Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and a consultant in neurology at the Mayo Clinic, in Scottsdale, Arizona. He is the Program Director of the Mayo Clinic Neurology Residency Program and Headache Medicine Fellowship Program.

Dr. Dodick is the Medical Director of the Headache Program as well as the Concussion Program at Mayo Clinic in Arizona. Dr.Dodick has authored more than 280 peer-reviewed publications and coauthored 8 books. He serves as Editor in Chief of Cephalalgia and is on the editorial board of several journals including The Neurologist, Postgraduate Medicine and Lancet Neurology. He is the Immediate Past-President of the American Headache Society, Chair of the American Migraine Foundation, and Vice-Chair of the World Federation of Neurology Headache Research Group.


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