Headache is the most common neurological symptom. About 80% of the population suffer from at least one type of headache. Headache is a prominent symptom in anxiety and depression.
Dr. Gianender Rao is one among the few Psychiatrists in Gurgaon offering mindfulness based interventions for the treatment of all types of headache. The Yadav Neuropsychiatry Centre is possibly the sole psychiatry clinic in Gurgaon offering reliable treatment of mental health problems. We constantly innovate and push the boundaries of existing technology to form life easier for those suffering with psychological state issues. We try our greatest to stay medical prescriptions to the bare minimum. Patient comfort is usually our first priority. We will confirm that you simply are comfortable throughout your journey with us.
Migraine headache is characterized by recurrent unilateral headaches with or without nausea, vomiting and photophobia. Migraine can be precipitated by cycling estrogen hormone in women and overly stress or anger in others.
Cluster headache are unilateral, occur multiple times a day and are associated with miosis, ptosis and diaphoresis.
Tension headaches are characterized by dull aching pain spread over the head, usually bilateral, not associated with nausea and vomiting. It is associated with anxiety and depression
Tension headaches are usually treated with anti anxiety agents, massage and heat application to the head and neck. Antidepressants may be prescribed. Psychotherapy is an effective treatment along with relaxation exercise. Migraines are usually treated during prodrome period with analgesic. For prophylaxis, propranolol or verapamil is used. Sumatriptan is used for short-term treatment of migraine.