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Headache Fellowship

Program Description

Our Headache Medicine fellowship is a one year UCNS accredited program. Fellows will receive extensive clinical training in the evaluation and management of headache disorders. The primary educational setting will be supervised outpatient continuity clinic. Education and didactics will focus on history and physical exam skills specific to headache patients, diagnostic evaluation, and therapeutic management. Fellows will be trained in procedural technique for peripheral nerve blocks and onabotulinumtoxinA injections for chronic migraine. Learning in the outpatient headache clinic will be supplemented by inpatient and consultative experience with patients at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital.

Current Fellows

Himanshu Suri, MS, MD
Med school: Florida International University HWCOM
Residency: Medstar Georgetown University Hospital
Publications: Suri H, Dougherty C. Presentation and Management of Headache in Pituitary Apoplexy. Curr Pain Headache Rep. 2019;23(9):61. Published 2019 Jul 29. doi:10.1007/s11916-019-0798-5
Suri H, Dougherty C. Clinical Presentation and Management of Headache in Pituitary Tumors. Curr Pain Headache Rep. 2018;22(8):55. Published 2018 Jun 15. doi:10.1007/s11916-018-0710-8
Abstracts: Combination of Erenumab (Aimovig) and OnabotA (BoNT-A or Botox) is Safe and Effective. Suri, H, Nandyala, A, Dougherty, C, Ailani, J, and Zhang, G.