MUSC Advanced Migraine Surgery Program


Treatment Results

The surgical treatment of migraine headaches has been extensively studied over the past ten years by a variety of medical specialists. These studies have shown that the procedure can provide long-term relief as well as a potential cure for migraine headaches. Currently, this is one of the only treatment options that has the potential to permanently eliminate migraine headaches.

The multiple studies which have been performed to evaluate the outcomes of migraine surgery have provided evidence that the procedure is effective. Many of these studies have reported that the procedure is effective over 90 percent of the time. They have also shown that the procedure can result in the complete relief of migraine headaches in up to 50 percent of patients.

Overall, the procedure is able to provide our patients with significant to complete relief of their migraine headaches. As a result, the MUSC Advanced Migraine Surgery Program is able to offer a solution as well as hope to the millions of people who suffer from migraine headaches.

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