I need to find a doctor that can help me with my migraines, which are related to my hormone cycle. Should I find a OB/GYN or Endocrinologist or some other type of doctor? My primary physician is at a loss as well. Alexis.
Your best bet is a Migraine specialist. Neither OB/GYNs nor endocrinologists are likely to be very familiar with issues involving Migraine and hormonal triggers. It’s important to note that neurologists aren’t necessarily Migraine and headache specialists. Take a look at the article Migraine and Headache Specialists - What's So Special? If you need help finding a Migraine specialist, check our listing of Patient Recommended Migraine and Headache Specialists.
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Published On: January 26, 2009