Migraine is among the disorders that reduce the quality of life and hinder everyday activities. The most frequently encountered symptom of this disorder, which is very common, is pain. The pain, which originates in the back of the neck, the temples and around the eyes, can escalate as the individual moves, have a throbbing nature and be accompanied by nausea, vomiting and sensitivity to light and sound. Migraine is referred to as “chronic migraine “if the headache attacks that characterize it occur on more than 8 days within a month and more frequently than intervals of fifteen days within a period of three months, with each attack lasting for a minimum of 4 hours. Chronic migraine can be treated with botox injections.
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Treatment planning in the Migraine Treatment Center is carried out by a team of specialists, who are all experts in the field, in accordance with the frequency and severity of the headache attacks a patient suffers from, as well as the patient’s other medical conditions. In addition to drug therapy, the specialists of the center also make use of botox, which is modern method of migraine treatment. The medications that are administered in the course of migraine treatment help eliminate the headache during a migraine attack, stop the accompanying symptoms such as nausea and vomiting, and take the frequency of headache attacks under control. The botox application for treatment of chronic migraine involves subcutaneous injections in a total of 31 areas that are located on the forehead, temples, neck and shoulders. Botox injections, which can be completed in about 5 to 10 minutes, are performed by a neurologist in a hospital environment. The Migraine Treatment Center provides its migraine diagnosis and treatment services with an expert staff, state-of-the-art technology and a multidisciplinary approach.