A primary headache is caused by overactivity of or problems with pain-sensitive structures in your head.
Chemical activity in your brain, the nerves or blood vessels surrounding your skull, or the muscles of your head and neck (or some combination of these factors) can play a role in primary headaches.
Some people may also carry genes that make them more likely to develop such headaches. There are several types of treatments we can offer to help you. Please make an appointment to discuss your options today.