Alexander Feoktistov, MD PhDDiamond Headache Clinic

Alexander Feoktistov, M.D., Ph.D. is a Director of Clinical Research at the world renowned Diamond Headache Clinic, Chicago, Illinois. He is a Board Certified in Internal Medicine by American Board of Internal Medicine. He is also Board Certified in Headache Medicine by United Council of Neurological Subspecialties and is a Diplomate of American Board of Pain Medicine. Doctor Feoktistov received a Ph.D. degree in neurology (Moscow Medical Academy, Russia) and his dissertation was devoted to the problems of medication overuse headaches. As a result of his research, he received a Presidential Award for Academic Excellence and Clinical Research from the President of Russian Federation. Doctor Feoktistov completed a fellowship in Pain Medicine at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation. In February 2015 he has been named the recipient of the 2015 National Headache Foundation Lectureship Award.