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Frederick G. Freitag, DO, FAHS

Associate Professor

Location

  • Neurosciences - Froedtert Specialty Clinics
  • 9200 West Wisconsin Avenue
  • Milwaukee, WI 53226

Moorland Reserve Health Center

Neuroscience Center - Froedtert Specialty Clinics

Headaches are very debilitating disorders. However, a comprehensive approach to management, with patient and physician working together to address life management, non-medication approaches, specific treatments for headaches as they occur and treatments to reduce the frequency and severity of headaches allow the vast majority of patients to achieve a better quality of life.

Overview

Diseases and Conditions

  • Headaches
  • Occipital Neuralgia
  • Migraine
  • Migraine Aura
  • Chronic Migraine
  • Cluster Headaches
  • Hemiplegic Migraine
  • Hormonal Headaches
  • Post Traumatic Headache
  • Basilar Migraine
  • Atypical Facial Pain
  • Exertional Headache
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Migraine and Headache in Pregnant Patient

Treatments and Services

  • Trigger Point Injections
  • Intravenous Therapy
  • Occipital Nerve Block
  • Botox for Migraine or Other Headache

Patients Ages Seen

  • Adult
  • Senior

Languages

  • English

Hospital Affiliations

  • Froedtert Hospital – Milwaukee

Board Certifications

  • UCNS - Headache Medicine

Clinic Locations

Neurosciences - Froedtert Specialty Clinics

Moorland Reserve Health Center

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Biography

Born and raised in Milwaukee and attended the University of Wisconsin-Madison. I took my specialty training in Headache Medicine at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation. I was Co-Director of Diamond Headache Clinic in Chicago from 1985-2010. I was the Director of the Headache Medicine Program, Fellowship Director and Director of Headache Medicine Research at Baylor University Medical Center from 2010 to 2013. I have been a primary investigator on over 200 clinical trials and have published over 150 articles in the peer-review medical literature. I hold a Certificate of Added Qualification in Headache Medicine from the National Headache Foundation and I am certified in Headache Medicine by the United Council of Neurological Subspecialties.

Education and Training

Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine - Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine - Downers Grove, IL (1979)
Special Training in Headache Medicine - Cleveland Clinic - Cleveland, OH (1980-1981)
Residency in Family Practice - Brentwood Hospital - Warrensville Heights, OH (1980-1981)