Headache Clinic of San Antonio is a specialty medical practice under the clinical direction of Dr. Anna Castro, a Family Nurse Practitioner with an advanced degree of Doctorate in Nursing Practice. She has extensive background in different nursing settings, including a medical-surgical, neurology, neurosurgery, liver and kidney transplant intensive care unit, trauma level I at Stanford University. Also, post-anesthesia recovery at Kaiser Permanente and preventive care at San Mateo, California county hospital.
Her experience as Nurse Practitioner has mainly been in the Neurology specialty. She has experience in general neurology and multiple sclerosis, and has certification in multiple sclerosis. However, her passion in Neurology has always been to help patients with different types of headaches.
She focuses her expertise on the complex needs of adults and adolescents suffering from various headache disorders, including the following:
Medication overuse headaches
Headache Clinic of San Antonio is purposely located in a Wellness Center where patients can take advantage of other needed services, including massage therapy, acupuncture, and counseling services.
The mission statement for the Headache Clinic of San Antonio is to provide timely diagnosis, effective treatment, and compassionate care. Our goal is to partner with our patients and their families to fight for better health and improved quality of life with less headache days.