Nina Riggins, MD, PhD

Nina Riggins, MD, PhD is a board certified Neurologist and UCNS certified Headache Specialist.
Dr Riggins completed her Internal Medicine internship at Texas Tech University, and her neurology residency at Penn State Medical Center. Dr Riggins completed her clinical neurophysiology fellowship at the State University of New York, Buffalo and headache medicine fellowship at the University California, San Francisco. Before joining TNC, Dr Riggins directed a headache Center at UC San Diego.
Her work revolves around progressive research and effective treatment for people battling pain and suffering including but not limited to Migraine, Cluster Headache, Hemicrania, Post-traumatic Headaches. Dr Riggins is a Vice Chair of the American Academy of Neurology Headache & Facial pain section and First Contact Program of American Headache Society. She is devoted to working together with her patients and colleagues to improve brain health and relieve the pain.