01 Sep Headache Specialist Lauren Natbony, MD launches Integrative Headache Medicine Practice
New York, NY — Headache specialist Dr. Lauren Natbony today announced her partnership with Dr. Frank Ocasio of North Shore Headache and Spine in launching an Integrative Headache Medicine Practice. Dr. Natbony will begin seeing patients privately at the North Shore Headache and Spine offices in Long Island, Manhattan, and via telemedicine starting today, September 1st, 2021.
“I am thrilled to join Dr. Ocasio, a leader in the field of interventional pain management for head and neck pain, to provide patients with cutting-edge, multidisciplinary, and personalized care,” said Dr. Natbony. “At North Shore Headache and Spine, we will combine evidence-based medical and complementary treatments with interventional therapies to reduce and prevent headache and improve quality of life and overall wellness.”
Dr. Lauren R. Natbony is a board-certified neurologist and headache specialist. Dr. Natbony received her undergraduate degree from Stanford University and her medical degree from the University of Miami Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine, completing her internship in Internal Medicine and her residency in Neurology at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, her Fellowship in Headache Medicine at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, and advanced training and certification in medical acupuncture at Harvard Medical School.
In describing her therapeutic approach, Dr. Natbony said, “My approach is to treat each patient as a unique individual. In addition to prescribing pharmaceutical therapies, I work with patients to identify the many aspects of life that can impact pain including stress, mood, sleep, nutrition, and physical fitness. I educate and empower my patients to make positive change and provide them with the tools they need to heal.”
North Shore Headache and Spine is a full-service private practice that treats kids, adolescents, and adults with headache, facial pain, neck pain, and co-morbid pain disorders. North Shore Headache and Spine’s state-of-the-art facility includes a fluoroscopy suite and IV infusion center, offering a wide range of services, including Botox, nerve block injections, trigger points injections, medial branch blocks, radiofrequency ablation, cryoablation, and more.