Dr. Alan Cole, MD

Headache Management  |  
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Age 48
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Dr. Alan Cole, MD
Dr. Alan Cole is a fellowship trained headache specialist who focuses on patient care and emphasizes a team approach to migraine management. Migraines effect more than 14 million people in the United States. More than 90% of sufferers are unable to work or function normally during their migraine attacks. While most sufferers experience attacks once or twice a month, about 14 million people experience headaches on a near-daily basis. About 18% of American women and 6% of men suffer from migraine. At Southern Neuro and Spine, Dr. Cole's headache team will take each patient as they come with a focus on lifestyle changes and non-opiate management of pain whenever possible. He participates with the DEA and is on the cutting edge of the latest and most successful migraine management therapies. Dr. Cole has trained with Mississippi at UMMC and nationally with the Jefferson Headache Center in Pennsylvania. His focus is one patient, one headache at a time.

20 Rawls Springs Loop Rd

Hattiesburg, MS 39402

Contact Information

(601) 582-6069

Dr. Alan Cole, MD

Dr. Alan Cole, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Care Philosophy

We at Southern Neuro and Spine pride ourselves on our philosophy of care, which is based on the most up-to-date medical procedures combined with an approach directed towards each patient's individual needs. All headache conditions are unique. Our aim, to improve the lives of people with headaches and migraine, is at the core of everything we do. In turn, how we work is always based teamwork and communication so the person at the center of everything that we do is you – the patient.
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Dr. Cole's Experience

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  • Specializes in Headache Management
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Headache Management
  • Neurology
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Board Certifications

Dr. Cole does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Alzheimer's Disease With Early-Onset
  • Alzheimer's Disease With Late-Onset
  • Alzheimer's Disease Without Neurofibrillary Tangles
  • Ataxia
  • Ataxia With Fasciculations
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Exertional Headache
  • Benign Sex Headache
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cerebellar Ataxia
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cervicogenic Headache
  • Chronic Headache
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Tension-Type Headache
  • Classic Migraine
  • Cluster Headache
  • Concussion
  • Cough Headache
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Drug Rebound Headache
  • Dystonia
  • Episodic Ataxia
  • Familial Forms of Alzheimer's Disease
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Genetic Predisposition to Migraine With or Without Aura
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Hypertension Headache
  • Icepick Headache
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Migraine
  • Migraine, Hormone-Induced
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Neck Pain
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Occipital Neuralgia
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Tension Headache
  • Thrombosis
  • Tremor
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Headache

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Procedures

  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Infusion Therapy
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Trigger Point Injection

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Mississippi.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • St George's Hospital Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University Of Mississippi
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Jefferson Headache Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Cole has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Cole has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cole's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cole to family and friends
3.6
based on 15 total reviews (7 with comments)
Dr. Cole Says:

Thank you for taking the time to review Southern Neuro and Spine. Your feedback is valuable to our continued improvement in serving you.

If you have any questions or complaints, please consider calling us at 601-579-4440 so that we may continue to help you to the best of our ability.

Dr. Cole's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (7)
Dallas, TX |
He is nice but dont give the meds u need..350 dollars and still hurting..he tells u to call. Y they do nothing...not even a call back..wat a rip off
in Hattiesburg, MS |
I have dealt with chronic neck, spine, miagraines and I do not believe any other doctor would of been willing to work with me and be as attentive as Dr. Cole. He is miraculous and I have dealt with a lot of healthcare providers and he is the best!
in Hattiesburg, ms |
Dr. Cole is one of the only doctors that I have visited that genuinely seemed to care about curing my migraine problem, not just mask the pain. He did not downplay any of my symptoms and genuinely cared about every detail of my condition that I described to him. Doctors with bedside manner this amazing who also are as educated in their field as Dr. Cole is are hard to find. Highly recomend.
in Lumberton Ms |
Dr. Cole explained and educated me on my pain. He listens to me as well, without down playing it to me. I look forward to a GREAT Doctor/Patient relationship.I also found him to be a Gentleman, afterall , how many Doctors would take the time out of their busy schedule to escort a 58yr. old lady to the Restroom? He sure DID.. WOW, that's rare these days.... Ur the best Doc.!!!!!
in Sumrall, MS |
Dr. Cole has been my neurologist since 2012 or 2013 when I was referred due to chronic migraines. He has always treated me with respect, and never down played my pain level, ever. He always encourages me to get off of my bum and exercise, take care of me because no one else can, only me, and he's right. Due to his care, I am able to keep my migraines to a minimum. I wish I had known about him when he first came to Hattiesburg. My favorite part of the visits, I always learn something non-medical.
in Hattiesburg, MS |
great treatment, took care of my pain.
in Hattiesburg, MS |
He is a great Southern Neurological/Spinal Inst. He has helped me very much!
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  • Commercial Insurance Company
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  • Humana
  • Tricare
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Hospitals where Dr. Cole has admitting privileges

Forrest General Hospital
6051 U S Highway 49
Hattiesburg, MS 39401
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