Bio

Bio


Addie Peretz, MD, is a board certified Neurologist and a Clinical Assistant Professor of Neurology & Neurological Sciences.
Her clinical interests focus on the diagnosis and treatment of headache and facial pain conditions. She is involved in medical education, and received the Robert S. Fisher Teaching Award for excellence in Neurology resident teaching of Stanford medical students. Her research interests include understanding the biological underpinnings of migraine and chronic daily headaches. She also participates in clinical trials of new headache treatments.

Clinical Focus


  • Neurology
  • Headache Medicine

Academic Appointments


Honors & Awards


  • Robert S. Fisher Teaching Award, Stanford Neurology Residency Program (2014)
  • Pediatric Narrative Award, New York University School of Medicine (2009)
  • Magna Cum Laude, Brown University (2007)

Boards, Advisory Committees, Professional Organizations


  • Member, American Headache Society (2015 - Present)
  • Member, International Headache Society (2015 - Present)

Professional Education


  • Medical Education:New York University School of Medicine (2011) NY
  • Internship:Medstar Georgetown University Hospital GME Training Verifications (2012) DC
  • Residency, Stanford Healthcare, Neurology Residency (2015)
  • Fellowship, Stanford Healthcare, Headache & Facial Pain Fellowship (2016)
  • Board Certification: Neurology, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (2015)
  • Board Certification: Headache Medicine, United Council for Neurologic Subspecialties

Research & Scholarship

Current Research and Scholarly Interests


Dr. Peretz's research interests include understanding the biological underpinnings of migraine and chronic daily headaches. She also participates in clinical trials of new headache treatments.

Publications

All Publications


  • Migraine Action Plan (MAP). Headache Peretz, A. M., Minen, M. T., Cowan, R., Strauss, L. D. 2018; 58 (2): 355–56

    View details for DOI 10.1111/head.13255

    View details for PubMedID 29411363

  • Introducing the Migraine Action Plan HEADACHE Peretz, A. M., Minen, M. T., Cowan, R., Strauss, L. D. 2018; 58 (2): 195

    View details for DOI 10.1111/head.13256

    View details for Web of Science ID 000424352200001

    View details for PubMedID 29411373

  • Interactions between affective measures and amygdala volume in chronic migraine: associations in the absence of group volumetric differences Desouza, D. D., Woldeamanuel, Y. W., Peretz, A. M., Sanjanwala, B. M., Cowan, R. P. SAGE PUBLICATIONS LTD. 2017: 47–48
  • Validating a Screening Tool for Chronic Migraine Hindiyeh, N., Shahin, M., Zhang, N., Peretz, A., von Eyben, R., Cowan, R., Aurora, S. WILEY-BLACKWELL. 2016: 1397–98
  • A study of adverse events attributed to Onabotulinum Toxin A for Chronic Migraine Prophylaxis Peretz, A., Zhang, N., Hindiyeh, N., Aurora, S. WILEY-BLACKWELL. 2016: 25–26
  • Utah Aura Project, Investigating the Association between Migraine Aura and Altitude Ahmed, Z. A., Digre, K., Brennan, K., Aurora, S., Peretz, A., Baggaley, S. WILEY-BLACKWELL. 2016: 43–44
  • Sudden Onset of Slurring of Speech Case-Based Neurology Peretz, A., Singh, A. Demos Medical. 2011; 1
  • Subclinical Hypothyroidism: To Screen or Not to Screen? Peretz, A. NYU Langone Online Journal of Medicine. 2011 ; Clinical Correlations
  • Headache and Loss of Consciousness Case-Based Neurology Kurzweil, A., Peretz, A., Singh, A. Demos Medical. 2011; 1