Wade Steeves, MD
Yashma Patel, MD
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Who Is at Risk for TACs?
Nov 02, 2023
If you've ever experienced a cluster headache, you're familiar with one of the most well-known trigeminal autonomic cephalalgias (TACs). Although rare, these severe headaches can cause significant disability. Learn what increases your risk.
Two Types of Tension Headaches and How They're Treated
Oct 05, 2023
When your head hurts, you may be more focused on stopping the pain than understanding the nature of your headache. However, successful treatment depends on the kind of headache you’re experiencing, so it’s important to understand the type.
Botox: It's Not Just for Wrinkles
Sep 07, 2023
If you’re thinking about Botox®, you may be daydreaming about a wrinkle-free forehead. However, Botox has a range of applications beyond a youthful appearance, such as reducing, sometimes eliminating, chronic headaches.
Should I Seek Medical Attention for My Acute Migraines?
Aug 09, 2023
So, should you bother seeing a doctor if you only have headaches a few days a month? Probably yes! Our specialist explains the difference between acute and chronic migraines and the benefits of treatment.
Losing Weight with Migraines; a word about semaglutide shots
Aug 06, 2023
Semaglutide (AKA Wegovy, Ozempic, Rybelsus) Am I a good candidate for semaglutide injections?
Weight Gain in Migraine Patients
Jul 20, 2023
Introduction to Weight Loss
Understanding the Different Types of Multiple Sclerosis
Jul 04, 2023
Identifying which type of multiple sclerosis you’re experiencing is the first step in overcoming its many challenges as you learn to manage your symptoms. Read more from a neurologist who specializes in diagnosing and treating MS.
What Is Relaxation Training for Chronic Headaches?
Jun 02, 2023
Is it true that relaxing can reduce headache frequency? Puttering in the garden, taking an afternoon nap, or lounging on the couch after a stressful day can stop a headache? Maybe, but that’s not exactly what relaxation training involves.
When Is Botox the Right Choice for Headache Relief?
May 08, 2023
While it’s most famous for wrinkle control, Botox® is a helpful treatment for many other medical conditions, including chronic headaches. Our headache specialist explains how Botox works for headaches and when he might recommend it.
Understanding the Difference Between Acute and Chronic Migraines
Apr 10, 2023
Acute and chronic migraines are painful and debilitating. With one migraine type, you might expect symptoms episodically. With the other, symptom-free days may become a rarity. Our headache specialist offers long-term relief from both.
How Nerve Blocks Work to Treat Your Cluster Headaches
Mar 08, 2023
Fortunately, cluster headaches are less common than other headache types. However, they’re the most painful type of headache you can experience. Read the facts about cluster headaches and the pain relief a nerve block offers.
How Are Episodic Tension-Type Headaches Diagnosed?
Feb 10, 2023
It’s hard to get stuff done when your head hurts. Unfortunately, headaches are so common that most people expect to develop multiple headaches every year. But what kind of headaches are you having, and why does that matter? Our specialist explains.
Symptoms of the Different Types of Multiple Sclerosis
Jan 19, 2023
Multiple sclerosis (MS) symptoms and treatments vary according to the type you’re experiencing. However, doctors can’t always rely on your specific symptoms to create a treatment plan. Confused? Our specialist can help solve the puzzle of MS.
Lifestyle Changes to Prevent Chronic Migraines
Dec 13, 2022
Could that pastrami sandwich you had for lunch or skipping sleep last night for a screen-time marathon cause a migraine? Unfortunately, yes. Our team explains how lifestyle habits contribute to the number of migraines you experience.
Living with Multiple Sclerosis
Nov 11, 2022
Multiple sclerosis is a chronic neurodegenerative disease that affects movement and vision. Fortunately, many treatments can effectively manage and reduce the disabling effects of MS. Learn more about living well with multiple sclerosis.
How Botox Can Treat Your Headaches
Oct 17, 2022
A migraine can disrupt your life with pain and other symptoms that sometimes last for days. Discover how Botox® injections can prevent debilitating headaches when used as part of a comprehensive treatment strategy for chronic migraine.
Tension, Migraine, and Cluster Headaches: What Are the Differences?
Sep 29, 2022
Are your headaches brought on by stress or poor diet? Are they seasonal or chronic? Different types of headaches cause different symptoms. It’s important to understand each kind so you can get properly diagnosed and treated.
Valley Neurology PLLC
✆ Phone (appointments): 509-517-6390
Address: 11917 E Broadway Ave, Suite 201, Spokane Valley, WA 99206
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