Phoenix Headache Institute

Phoenix Headache Institute

7054 E. Cochise Rd. # B230

Scottsdale, AZ 85253

Phone: (480) 961-2365 (Ask to schedule for PHI or Dr. Eross)

Fax: (480) 961-2382

Phoenix Headache Institute

Business Hours

Monday - Friday 8:00AM to 5:00PM

About the Center

Headaches are one of the most common problems that lead to people seeking help from their physician. Headaches and migraine when left untreated can be debilitating resulting in loss of work and school as well as important activities. Migraine may be the most common cause of headache, however, there are many other causes of headaches. Your headache may be caused from things like infection, increased brain pressure, certain medications, sleep disturbance, hormonal changes or even tumor. Your physician at Phoenix Headache Institute will work diligently to discover the cause of your headache. This will involve a thorough history and neurologic examination as well as specific tests if necessary that are chosen specifically to help diagnose you problem. This will allow you to know the best treatment options available for your type of headache.

The headache specialists at Phoenix Headache Institute remain on the cutting edge of treatment and research. They are specially trained to consider all possible causes for your headache and are very familiar with all treatment options available. Many treatments are available for all types of headaches. Treatment must be individualized for each patient in to reduce side effects and increase effectiveness.

In addition to oral medication there are many other possible treatments available for you and your headache. Phoenix headache Institute has providers that will allow a holistic approach to treating your headache with alternative therapies such as cranial sacral therapy, acupuncture, herbal therapies, stress reduction. The Phoenix Headache Institute in Ahwatukee has an infusion center for more difficult to control headaches. Injections may be performed at either the Scottsdale or Ahwatukee location.

Foothills Neurology has been in the East Valley of the Phoenix Metro area for over 20 years and is known to provide its patients with the personal attention that they need and deserve. Book your appointment now on-line or call 480-961-2365.

Specializing in Headaches

  • Chronic and episodic migraine
  • The use of Botox┬« and anti-CGRP monoclonal antibody therapies for the prevention of migraine
  • The relationship between sinus disease and migraine
  • Headache in children and the elderly
  • Idiopathic intracranial hypertension (pseudotumor cerebri)
  • Headaches secondary to cerebrospinal fluid leaks and indomethacin responsive headache syndromes (IRHS)
  • Cluster headache (episodic and chronic)
  • Hemicrania continua
  • Sinus headache
  • Tension-type headache
  • Idiopathic stabbing headache
  • Paroxysmal hemicrania (episodic and chronic)
  • Indomethacin responsive headaches
  • Occipital neuralgia
  • Trigeminal neuralgia
  • Idiopathic intracranial hypertension (aka pseudotumor cerebri)
  • Spontaneous intracranial hypotension/low CSF headache
  • Migraine with aura/migraine aura without headache
  • Cervicogenic headache
  • Hemiplegic/Basillar migraine
  • SUNCT syndrome
  • Cough headache
  • Exercise-induced headache
  • Headache associated with sexual activity
  • Hypnic headache
  • New daily persistent headache
  • Burning mouth syndrome
  • Glossopharyngeal neuralgia

Treatments We Specialize In

  • complex management/monitoring of pharmaceuticals
  • nutraceutical/herbal preparations
  • chemodenervation/Botox┬« injections
  • dietary management
  • headache trigger discovery and avoidance
  • stress reduction/management
  • sleep optimization
  • osteopathic manipulation
  • massage therapy
  • physical therapy
  • psychological counseling
  • biofeedback
  • occipital nerve blockade/stimulation
  • trigger point injections
  • trigeminal nerve blockade/ablation
  • sphenopalatine ganglion blockade
  • transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS)
  • vagal nerve stimulation