Chronic Migraine Disorder
Migraine is rated by the World health Organization as the second out of 400 different diseases, most disabling conditions, as a day lived with migraine is potentially a non-productive day.
Concussion & CTE Therapy
Treatment for traumatic brain injuries related to severe accidents or sports injuries, you’ll need to contact a specially qualified neurologist to get the help you need.
Top Los Angeles Headache & Migraine Specialists
Lisa Cook MD , Andrew Blumenfeld MD and David Kudrow MD are board-certified Los Angeles Migraine specialists & Neurologists committed to providing excellent neurological care to the community.
Evaluation, Diagnosis and Treatment of Headache
- Our patient centered approach: empower patients to help control their disease, avoid analgesic use, have resources to keep them at work and out of the ER
- Rule out of secondary causes of headache, offer the latest acute and preventive medications and combination treatment to optimize effect,
- Nerve blocks
- CGRP monoclonal antibodies
- Other Neuro related treatments
The goal of The Los Angeles Headache Center team is to make a diagnosis of your headache disorder and put in place the appropriate acute and preventive steps to control it. This is a process that may take several visits to fine tune. The treatments are typically used for the long-term and our hope is to build a patient-provider relationship with each individual that we care for. We do not use opiate analgesia to control headaches as there are many alternatives to this approach.
The Los Angeles Headache & Migraine Specialists
Being the best Los Angeles migraine specialists & neurologists,
Dr. Lisa Cook M.D. has helped thousands of patients overcome chronic migraines, cognitive disorders, symptoms of CTE, seizures, and a wide variety of other neurological disorders. Finding a licensed and reputable Los Angeles neurologist can be a challenge. Dr. Lisa Cook is a board-certified Los Angeles neurologist that has been committed to providing excellent neurological to her community for close to a decade. Dr. Cook received her undergraduate and medical school degree at the accelerated 7-year medical program at the University of Illinois at Chicago. Then completed her Neurology residency and Clinical Neurophysiology fellowship at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Michigan.She relocated to Los Angeles in 2009 and is enthusiastic in providing the utmost care to her patients. Dr. Cook is on staff at Cedars-Sinai and is actively involved in teaching residents and medical students in the Neurology stroke fellowship program. In addition, she is a part of the Cedars-Sinai stroke team and aggressively pursues stroke intervention in complex decision-making treatment for patients that qualify. This comprehensive stroke coverage includes Cedars Sinai Marina Del Rey Hospital and Torrance Memorial Hospital. She is also serving as the Neurology Director at Cedars-Sinai Marina Del Rey Hospital. Lastly, she is also currently working with NFL Concussion Settlement program and one of select MAF and BAP certified neurologists who is able to assess NFL players involved in the settlement due to concussion related injuries.
Dr Andrew Blumenfeld is Director of The Headache Center of Southern California, San Diego; and co-Director of The Los Angeles Headache Center. He has offices in San Diego and Los Angeles. He is Board-certified in Neurology by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, and is also certified in Headache Medicine.Dr Blumenfeld is a member and fellow of both the American Academy of Neurology and the American Headache Society. He is the founding chair of the American Headache Society section on Interventional Procedures for Headache. He has published widely and has over 100 peer review publications. One of his manuscripts was voted the top publication in the Headache journal.His research interests have focused on the use of Botox for migraine. He helped to develop the injection protocol used in the pivotal migraine trials and has injected more patients for this condition than any other provider in the world. He teaches other providers on this procedure nationally and internationally.He has been an active researcher in headache with over 10 issued patents for various treatments.
Dr. David Kudrow is the Research Director of the Los Angeles Headache Center. He is a board certified neurologist with specialty interest in headache medicine. He graduated from the University of Southern California with a B.Sc. in biological sciences; he graduated from the University of Southern California School of Medicine with an M.D. and completed his residency training and fellowship in Neurology and Clinical Neurophysiology at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center