Denise E. Chou, MD
Assistant Professor of Neurology
Director, Columbia University Headache Center
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Certification in Neurology
51 West 51st Street, Suite 380
New York, NY, 10019
Office Telephone: 646-426-3876 (646-42-NEURO)
Insurance: 1199, Aetna, Affinity, CIGNA, Empire BC/BS, Fidelis, HIP, Multi-Plan, Oxford, United Heathcare, Medicaid, Medicare
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Denise Chou, M.D., obtained her undergraduate degree from Harvard College and her medical degree from Cornell University. She subsequently completed her internship in internal medicine and neurology residency at New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill-Cornell campus, followed by a fellowship in headache medicine at the University of California at San Francisco. In addition to outpatient management of headache, she has expertise in procedural therapies, including occipital nerve blocks and Botox injections for chronic headache. She is also currently developing an inpatient headache program for refractory headaches using intravenous medication protocols, including an effective detoxification protocol for medication overuse headache. Dr. Chou is committed to delivering the highest level of specialized care to her patients by promoting patient education and creating a tiered headache treatment plan that targets abortive, preventive, and rescue strategies for each individual.
All headache disorders, including:
Special procedural treatments include: