Headache Services: UCLH

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UCLH headache services provides advice and treatment to patients referred for the management of headache disorders.

Conditions treated:

  • migraine disorders
  • cluster headache
  • paroxysmal headache disorders
  • trigeminal neuralgia
  • secondary headache disorders e.g. headache related to changes in intracranial pressure, post-traumatic headache.

The team comprises:

  • Karen Green, Neurology Assistant General Manager
  • Trish Turner, General Manager
  • Victoria Donnelly, Deputy Divisional Manager.

Eligibility Criteria


  • over 18
  • has seen a local neurologist


  • has not been seen by a local neurologist

How to Refer

EMIS form

Referral methods: e-Referrals

Refer via e-RS

Complete the Headache Referral Proforma Referral – UCLH and send to the hospital.

How to find service on e-RS

  • Specialty: Neurology
  • Clinic Type: Headache or Not Otherwise Specified
  • Service name: Adult General Neurology (RAS) - NHNN - UCLH - RRV

Where to find the form

  • Barnet: BAR Global Documents > Referral Forms (BAR Global)
  • Camden: Camden Global Documents > Neurology
  • Enfield: ENF Global Documents > Neurology
  • Haringey: HAR Global Documents > Neurology
  • Islington: ISL Global Documents > Neurology

Service Feedback

Prof Manjit Matharu (via UCLH Headache Admin Team)


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Review date: Wednesday, 21 February 2024