Although headaches may be common, they are not normal. Whether you suffer with occasional headaches or frequent migraines, Dr. Roberts can help. The first step to treating a headache is making a specific diagnosis as to what type of headache you have.

Tension Headache

  • Pain affects the front, top or sides of the head.
  • Pain usually begins gradually, and often occurs in the middle of the day
  • Constant pain
  • Chronic fatigue
  • Muscle aches

Cluster Headache

  • Burning or piercing pain on one-side
  • Throbbing or constant
  • Pain behind one eye
  • Pain lasts 30 to 90 minutes, goes away, then comes back later that
  • May occur at the same time each day or at the same time during the night

Sinus Headache

  • Deep pain behind the cheeks, forehead, or bridge of nose
  • Pain aggravated with sudden movements
  • Occurs with other sinus symptoms


  • Moderate to severe pain
  • Pounding or throbbing pain that can affect the whole head
  • Sensitivity to light, noise, or odors
  • Blurred vision
  • Nausea or vomiting
  • Fatigue
  • Dizziness
  • Seeing spots or other visual disturbances

You don’t have to live with headaches anymore. Call today to schedule your free consultation. Nashville Neck & Back proudly serves the areas of Rivergate, Madison, Hendersonville, Goodlettsville, and Hermitage.