Dr. John Claude Krusz

Dr. John Claude Krusz is an expert contributor and editor of Migraine.com

About Dr. John Claude Krusz, PhD, MD

John Claude Krusz, PhD, MD, received his Ph.D. in neuropharmacology from State University of New York, Downstate Medical Center in 1975 and his Medical Degree from State University of New York at Buffalo School of Medicine in 1983.

Dr. Krusz currently serves on the Editorial Board of the American Academy of Pain Management and he has been involved in extensive research in the area of headache and pain disorders. He has been appointed to the Board of Directors of the Texas Pain Society and, most recently, was among the first to obtain Subspecialty Certification in Headache Medicine. He is in private practice in Neurology/Headache and Pain Disorders in Dallas, TX and serves as the head of the multi-disciplinary Anodyne Headache and PainCare Clinic.

Dr. Krusz’s primary areas of interest include evaluation and novel treatments of headaches, pain syndromes and neurobehavioral disorders. He is especially interested in outpatient treatment issues, especially where intravenous acute management of symptoms is concerned. Neuropsychiatric interests include traumatic brain injury, Tourette’s Syndrome, Asperger’s Syndrome, Attention Deficit Disorders and Deaf and Hard of hearing related problems. He helped found the National Deaf People’s Institute in Dallas.

Dr. Krusz is the Vice President of the American Board of Electroencephalography and Neurophysiology. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Neurology and Psychiatry and also the American Board of Forensic Examiners. He is board certified in Pain Management, EEG and Quantitative Electroencephalography.

Dr. Krusz is on the Speaker’s Bureau for Acorda, Allergan, GlaxoSmithKline, Lilly, Merck, Pfizer, Ortho-McNeil, Sanofi-Aventis, Sepracor, Wyeth-Ayerst, and Valeant. He is also a consultant for Acorda, Allergan, Endo, GlaxoSmithKline and has received grants/research support from Abbott, Elan, Endo, GlaxoSmithKline, Pfizer and Solstice.

Dr. Krusz is an editor of migraine.com.