Cluster headache care at Mayo Clinic

Doctors at Mayo Clinic are experts in diagnosing and treating all types of headache, including cluster headache. They will work with your primary care provider to help coordinate treatment.

Your Mayo Clinic care team

  • Team approach. If needed, Mayo Clinic neurologists work with a team of doctors in other areas to evaluate and treat your condition.
  • Individualized treatment. Mayo Clinic doctors work with you to develop the most appropriate treatment for you. Cluster headaches can't be cured, but doctors will help you manage your condition.
  • Coordinated care. Your doctor will work with your primary health care provider to coordinate your care.

Expertise and rankings

Experience. Mayo Clinic doctors trained in brain and nervous system conditions (neurologists) and other areas work together to provide your care. Mayo Clinic specialists treat more than 500 people with cluster headaches each year.

Research leaders. Mayo Clinic researchers study the many kinds of headache. They've made huge advances in headache research.

Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, Mayo Clinic in Phoenix/Scottsdale, Arizona, and Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Florida, are ranked among the Best Hospitals for neurology and neurosurgery in the U.S. News & World Report Best Hospitals rankings.

Learn more about Mayo Clinic's neurology and neurosurgery departments' expertise and rankings.

Locations, travel and lodging

Mayo Clinic has major campuses in Phoenix and Scottsdale, Arizona; Jacksonville, Florida; and Rochester, Minnesota. The Mayo Clinic Health System has dozens of locations in several states.

For more information on visiting Mayo Clinic, choose your location below:

Costs and insurance

Mayo Clinic works with hundreds of insurance companies and is an in-network provider for millions of people.

In most cases, Mayo Clinic doesn't require a physician referral. Some insurers require referrals or may have additional requirements for certain medical care. All appointments are prioritized on the basis of medical need.

Learn more about appointments at Mayo Clinic.

Please contact your insurance company to verify medical coverage and to obtain any needed authorization prior to your visit. Often, your insurer's customer service number is printed on the back of your insurance card.

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Aug. 26, 2023


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