Learn About Botox for Migraines

Migraines are severe headaches that can disrupt your daily activities and other aspects of your life. If you have a history of migraines or experience headaches 15 or more days per month, you may be unable to function. Because of this, you may notice a decrease in productivity and an increase in sick days. Fortunately, Botox for migraines in Reno, NV, has a good reputation for providing relief. Dr. Nairizi and his medical team at Reno Tahoe Pain Associates can offer you safe and effective Botox treatment.

Learn About Botox For Migraines

Onabotulinum toxin A, a type of botulinum toxin, is marketed under the brand name Botox. It's an injectable treatment in which a purified, medical-grade neurotoxin is injected into specific muscle groups to prevent muscle contractions for up to three months. Over 600,000 people with chronic migraines have received 4.2 million Botox treatments, which Dr. Nairizi administers right here in our Reno, NV, office. When Dr. Nairizi injects Botox into your head and neck, it temporarily inhibits the release of chemicals involved in pain transmission. A single treatment can last up to 12 weeks, and two sessions can cut your headache days in half. Dr. Nairizi is a board-certified pain management doctor and anesthesiologist, so you can rest assured that you're in good hands regarding pain management and interventions. Call Reno Tahoe Pain Associates today to learn more.

Consider Botox for migraines in Reno, NV, if you suffer from frequent migraines. The procedure is minimally invasive and safe to administer in our office. Botox is FDA-approved and has the potential to eliminate under 10 headache days per month. If you want to learn more about Botox for migraines in Reno, NV, or if you have any questions or concerns, contact Reno Tahoe Pain Associates at (775) 384-1127 to schedule an appointment with Dr. Nairizi.