Frederick Freitag, DO

Frederick Freitag, DO

Neurology Milwaukee, WI

associate professor/ department of neurology/Medical College of Wisconsin

Office Address

  • Medical College of Wisconsin
    9200 W. Wisconsin Ave
    Milwaukee, WI 53226

Frederick Freitag, DO

Neurology Milwaukee, WI

associate professor/ department of neurology/Medical College of Wisconsin

Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Neurology: Headache
  • Clinical Interests: Genetic Polymorphism; Migraine Disorders; Treatment Outcome; Time Factors; Acute Disease; Chronic Disease; Cluster Headache

Education & Training

  • South Pointe Hospital
  • Chicago College of Osteopathic MedicineChicago College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • University of WisconsinUniversity of Wisconsin

Certifications & Licensure

  • WI State Medical LicenseWI State Medical License2012 - 2016
  • TX State Medical LicenseTX State Medical License2010 - 2016
  • IL State Medical LicenseIL State Medical License1983 - 2017
  • OH State Medical LicenseOH State Medical License1980 - 2017
    • United Council of Neurological SpecialtiesHeadache Medicine
    • American Osteopathic Board of Family Medicinenone

    Awards, Honors, & Recognition

    • America's Top DoctorsCastle Connolly, 2014, 2013, 2012
    • CMS Meaningful Use Stage 1 CertificationEpicCare Ambulatory EMR, Epic Systems Corporation, 2013
    • Top Doctors in the USUS News and World Reports, 2011-2014

    Clinical Trials

    Publications & Presentations


    Journal Articles

    • Medical management of adult headache  Freitag FG, Schloemer F, Otolaryngol Clin North Am, 1/1/2014
    • Why Do Migraines Often Decrease As We Age?  Freitag, Frederick G, Curr Pain Headache Rep, 9/2013
    • SumaRT/Nap vs Naproxen Sodium in Treatment and Disease Modification of Migraine: A Pilot Study  Cady R, O'Carroll P, Dexter K, Freitag F, Shade CL, Headache, 1/10/2013

    Books/Book Chapters

    • Establishing a Headache Center: From Concept to Practice  
      Freitag FG, Black SB
      Editors: .Baxter, Hamilton, Ontario, CA
    • Pain Management Chapter: Tension Headache. Page 428 - 436
      Freitag, FG
      Editors: Steven D Waldman.Elsevier Saunders, Philadelphia, PA
    • Clinician's Guide to Chronic Headache and Facial Pain Chapter: Cluster Headache. Page 76 - 95
      Freitag FG
      Editors: Gary W. Jay.Informa Healthcare, New London, CT


    • Incidence of Adverse Events With MAP0004 (Orally Inhaled DHE) Does Not Increase With Increased Frequency of Dosing: Results From a Long-Term Phase 3 Study. Paul Winner, DO, FAAN, FAAP, FAHS, Sylvia Lucas, MD, PhD, FAHS, Biao Lu, PhD, Emilee Connors, PhD, Fredrick Freitag, DO, FAHS, Shashidhar Kori, MD, American Academy of Neurology 66th Annual Meeting, Pennsylvania Convention Center, Philadelphia, PA, 1/26/2014
    • Incidence of Adverse Events with MAP0004 Does Not Increase with Increased Frequency of Dosing: Results from a Long-Term Phase 3 Study. Paul Winner, Sylvia Lucas, Biao Lu, Emilee Connors, Frederick Freitag and Shashidhar Kori1 + Show Affiliations, Neurology, 1/8/2014
    • A Case Report of SUNCT Syndrome Responsive to Gliacin. Eross, E.J, Freitag, FG, Headache, 1/1/2014


    • Grand Rounds Visiting Lecturer: Thunderclap Headache. Medical College of Wisconsin Department of Neurology and Froedert Memorial Hospital, Milwaukee, WI - 1/31/2012
    • Chronic Daily Headache. Irving, TX - 1/28/2012
    • "Migraine and Migraine Management" Irving, TX - 1/23/2011


    • "Audio-Digest Foundation/The 19th Annual Practicing Physician's Approach to the Difficult Headache Patient, Audio-Digest CME/CE Lecture: Cluster Headache and Cranial N... Freitag FG, Audio-Digest Otolaryngology, Vol. 39 Issue 10
    • "Back to the Future: Our Understanding of Migraine and Its Treatment Through the Ages" Freitag FG, The Center for Health Care Education/Pfizer, Inc. Satellite Symposium
      Palm Springs, CA - 1/15/2006
    • How Do You Optimize The Use Of Migraine Prevention Agents? Freitag FG, Blake G, Migraine Management Frequently Asked Questions: Clinician Reviews

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    Hospital Affiliations

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