Frederick G. Freitag, DO



  • Neurosciences - Froedtert Hospital Clinic
  • 900 N. 92nd St.
  • Milwaukee, WI 53226


  • Neurology

Neuroscience Center - Froedtert Hospital 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.


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
  • Sphenopalatine Ganglion (SPG) Blocks
  • Virtual Visit

Patients Ages Seen

  • Adult
  • Senior


  • English

Hospital Affiliations

  • Froedtert Hospital – Milwaukee

Board Certifications

  • UCNS - Headache Medicine

Clinic Locations


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)