Prophylactic Therapy for Migraines in Miami, FL
WeMind Institute specializes in pediatric neurological care, as well as treatment for headaches and migraines, testing for ADHD, and children with autism. We offer pediatric prophylactic therapy for migraines for children who live in Miami, Doral, the greater Miami area, and the surrounding areas of Florida.
What is Prophylactic Therapy for Migraines?
Prophylactic pharmacologic therapy for migraines aims to prevent migraines. This may mean reducing the frequency or severity of the symptoms. Your child may still need medications to help with symptoms should migraines occur while taking a migraine prophylaxis.
How Much Does Prophylactic Therapy for Migraines Cost?
WeMind Institute accepts most medical insurances for the cost of prophylactic therapy for migraines. Our patient coordinator reviews your coverage and explains any out-of-pocket costs that you may incur, such as co-payments, deductibles, and co-insurance.
How Does Prophylactic Therapy Help with Migraines?
Prophylactic treatment for migraines is intended to decrease the effects of migraines on quality of life for children who live with this debilitating condition. Prophylactic drugs for migraine headaches work by stabilizing the nervous system and making other changes to the systems that may contribute to migraine episodes.
What is the Best Prophylactic Medication for Migraines?
Dr. Vasconcellos will prescribe the best migraine prophylaxis meds for your child. Several factors are considered before choosing the best drug for your child’s migraine episodes. Your child may need to try several combinations of prophylaxis meds for migraines before finding one that produces the desired results.
Why Choose WeMind Institute for Pediatric Neurology Treatment?
WeMind Institute works with children from birth to approximately 22 years old. Dr. Vasconcellos is a board-certified neurologist who specializes in pediatric neurology and headache medicine for families in Miami, Doral, the greater Miami area, and the surrounding communities in Florida. We also specialize in pediatric headaches and migraines, testing for ADHD, and working with children who have autism. WeMind Institute is known for offering the QbTest to diagnose ADHD, and we link parents with supplemental community programs for children with neurological disorders, including scholarships and school programs.
Dr. Elza Vasconcellos is a board-certified neurologist who specializes in pediatric neurology and headache medicine for families in Miami, Doral, the greater Miami area, and the surrounding communities in Florida. Contact us today to learn more about our pediatric prophylactic therapy for migraines and schedule an appointment.