Headache

The most common type of heachache is the tension ache. I's due to tight muscles in the jaw, neck, and shoulders, and is linked to stress and depression.

Programs + Services


General Pediatrics Practice

Find a full range of pediatric primary care services, and physicians with expertise dealing with issues affecting adolescents at Tufts Children's Hospital's General Pediatrics Practice. Learn more about the services offered and request an appointment today.
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Pediatric Headache & Pain Program

Find the care your child needs for treatment of constant headaches and migraines in the Pediatric Headache and Pain Program at Tuft’s Medical Center’s Tufts Children's.
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Doctors + Care Team

Andrew C. Siesennop, MD

Andrew C. Siesennop, MD

Accepting New Patients

Virtual Appointments Available

Title(s): Pediatrician; Assistant Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine
Department(s): Pediatrics, General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine
Appt. Phone: 617-636-5255
Fax #: 617-636-7719

General pediatrics, adolescent medicine

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Anthony Rodrigues, MD, PhD

Anthony Rodrigues, MD, PhD

Accepting New Patients

Virtual Appointments Available

Title(s): Pediatric Neurologist
Department(s): Pediatrics, Pediatric Neurology
Appt. Phone: 617-636-5356
Fax #: 617-636-8375

General neurology with special interest in pain syndromes (headaches, migraines, complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS), etc.)

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Haiyun Gong, MD

Haiyun Gong, MD

Accepting New Patients

Virtual Appointments Available

Title(s): Pediatrician; Assistant Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine
Department(s): Pediatrics, General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine
Appt. Phone: 617-636-1337
Fax #: 617-636-7719

General pediatrics, adolescent medicine

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John N. Gaitanis, MD

John N. Gaitanis, MD

Virtual Appointments Available

Title(s): Chief, Pediatric Neurology
Department(s): Pediatrics, Pediatric Neurology
Appt. Phone: 617-636-5356
Fax #: 617-636-8375

Pediatric brain malformations, epilepsy

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Ju Tang, MD, PhD

Ju Tang, MD, PhD

Accepting New Patients

Title(s): Director, Pediatric Epilepsy Program and Pediatric EEG Laboratory; Pediatric Neurologist; Epileptologist; Assistant Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine
Department(s): Pediatrics, Pediatric Neurology
Appt. Phone: 617-636-5356
Fax #: 617-636-8375

Epilepsy, pediatric neurology

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Mary E. Brown, MD, MS

Mary E. Brown, MD, MS

Virtual Appointments Available

Title(s): Pediatrician; Director, Pediatrics Clerkship; Tufts University School of Medicine; Director of Continuity Clinics, Pediatric Residency Program; Assistant Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine
Department(s): Pediatrics, General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine
Appt. Phone: 617-636-5255
Fax #: 617-636-7719

General pediatrics, chronically ill pediatric patients, medical education

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