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© Oak Medical Arts 2017.

migraine

management

program

step 1: migraine assessment

Physician Assessment

-Type of Migraine

-Past Treatments

-Complications

-Review Treatment Options

step 2: Develop Treatment plan

 

medical

Physician Management

a) Traditional [Medication]

b) Occipital Block [Acute]

c) Botox Block [Preventative]

chiropractic

Chiropractic Management

a) Acupuncture

b) Chiropractic Adjustment

c) Soft Tissue Massage

Medication

Pharmacy Management

a) Acute Therapy

b) Preventative Therapy

 

c) Adjunct Treatments 

Migraines

A migraine is a primary headache disorder characterized by recurrent headaches that are moderate to severe.

 

Typically, the headaches affect one half of the head, are pulsating in nature, and last from two to 72 hours. Associated symptoms may include nausea, vomiting, and sensitivity to light, sound, or smell.

Medical Management

 

Traditional

[Medication]

Physician assessment for traditional medication management. 

Acute Medications

Preventative Medications

Adjunct Medications

Covered under ohip

$0.00

Occipital Block

[Acute]

Physician subcutaneous administration of topical numbing agent [lidocaine]

Treatments last ~4-6 weeks

Covered under ohip

$0.00

Botox Block

[Preventative]

Physician subcutaneous administration of botulin tox. [Botox]

Treatments last ~3 months

Administration

$250.00

+

Botox

Chiropractic

 

Accupuncture

Chiropractior administered trigger point acupuncture

private benefits

$70.00

Chiropractic Adjustment

Chiropractic assessment followed by treatment sesions

         initial $85.00

Treatments $60.00

soft tissue massage

Soft tissue and massage therapy.

$60.00 per 30-min session

Pharmacy Management 

 

Acute Therapy

Triptans

Anti-inflammatories

Paracetamol

Preventative therapy

Group session of 3-5

Neuropathic Agents

Adjunct Therapy

Naturopathic Options

Program Details

location

Oak Medical Arts

Academy Clinic

554 Beverly St

Thunder Bay, ON

P: 807-344-4540

F: 807-344-4570

Program details

Valid Ontario Health Card

+/- 3rd Party Health Benefits

Friday Afternoons 1-4pm

referral process

Physician Referral

Health Provider Referral

Self-Referral