Program Evaluation Data

2020 Program Evaluation Results

The following results indicate survey data received from Michigan Headache & Neurological Institute (MHNI) patients for the year 2020. MHNI obtains feedback from its patients on an ongoing basis, both at their initial visit and during follow-up visits with their health care team. This data is updated on an annual basis on this web site. Quarterly data is reviewed with MHNI staff, and follow-up actions are taken as indicated.

Patients indicating 50% or more improvement in: %
Headache/Pain 76%
Functioning 77%
Work Attendance 61%
Emergency Room Use 73%




Level of satisfaction with: %
MHNI Physician 93%
MHNI Psychologist (if applicable) 99%
Physical Therapist (if applicable) NA
Nursing 95%




Additional demographic information regarding the distribution of patient ages in 2020 is displayed below.

Age Group Total Patients
6 to 17 141
18 to 40 937
41 to 65 3579
66 to 85 631
86+ 22





Additional information regarding common diagnoses and conditions treated at MHNI in 2020 is listed below:

  • Chronic Migraine Intractable*
  • Migraine with and without Aura (Intractable and non-Intractable)*
  • Non-migraine Headache, Facial Pain, Head Pain
  • New Daily Persistant Headache (NDPH)*
  • Basilar Migraine with Aura
  • Cluster Headache (Chronic and Episodic)
  • Hemiplegic Headache
  • Cervicalgia*
  • Occipital Neuralgia
  • Post-Traumatic Headache
  • Facial Nerve Disorder
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Post-Traumatic Syndrome
  • Hemicrania Continua
  • Paroxysmal Hemicrania
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Cervical Arthritis
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Pain Disorder*
  • Hypersomnia with Sleep Apnea
  • Obstructive Sleep Apnea
  • Mood Disorder due to General Medical Condition
  • Depressive Disorder (Mild, Moderate and Severe)
  • Adjustment Disorder with Anxious or Depressed Mood
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder*
  • Adult Situational Stress Reaction*
  • Manic Depressive Psychosis

* common in children/adolesent patients at MHNI