Dr. Cristina Wohlgehagen, MD

Dr. Cristina Wohlgehagen, MD

Neurology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 35
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Dr. Cristina Wohlgehagen, MD is a neurology specialist in Dallas, TX. She graduated from University of Texas Medical School At San Antonio and specializes in neurology, headache management, and more.Read her story

12221 Merit Dr Ste 350

Dallas, TX 75251

Contact Information

(214) 750-9977

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Wohlgehagen performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Migraine
normal
more than 44% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
normal
more than 40% of peers
Peripheral Nerve Block
normal
more than 23% of peers

Dr. Wohlgehagen's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Wohlgehagen's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Wohlgehagen "Dr. Wohlgehagen knows the drastic change in the quality of one's life when they are empowered by the ability to treat headaches. She takes a holistic approach to treating her patients, tailoring each treatment to the individual. Using all tools available, her maxim is "treat the whole patient, not just the headache." One of eight children, Dr. Wohlgehagen was born in Palermo, Sicily, and speaks fluent Italian and Spanish. She moved to Texas at age nine, and now enjoys festivals, music, and spending time with her husband and three sons. She works out of the Merit Drive location."

4  Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Headache Management
  • Headache Medicine
  • Pain Medicine Neurology

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

49  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ataxia
  • Basilar Migraine
  • Benign Exertional Headache
  • Benign Sex Headache
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cervicogenic Headache
  • Chronic Headache
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Classic Migraine
  • Cluster Headache
  • Common Migraine
  • Complicated Migraine
  • Confusion
  • Cough Headache
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Drug Rebound Headache
  • Facioplegic Migraine
  • Familial Hemiplegic Migraine
  • Headache
  • Headache-Free Migraine
  • Headaches (Shunt Related)
  • Hypertension Headache
  • Icepick Headache
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lower Half Headache
  • Menstrual Migraine
  • Migraine
  • Migraine, Hormone-Induced
  • Migrainous Stupor Migraine
  • Mild Headache
  • Muscle Contraction Headache
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Oculomotor Migraine
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Traumatic Headache
  • Psychogenic Headache
  • Recurrent Headache
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Retinal Migraine
  • Severe Headache
  • Syncope
  • Tension Headache
  • Vascular Headache
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Migraine
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • University of Texas / Austin Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Texas At Dallas
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University of Texas Medical School At San Antonio
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University of Alabama At Birmingham
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Graduate Degree in Applied Cognition & Neuroscience at University of Texas at Dallas
    Other Education | Completed
  • Undergraduate Degree in Government at University of Texas at Austin
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wohlgehagen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wohlgehagen's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wohlgehagen to family and friends
5 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Wohlgehagen's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Have uncontrolled hemiplegic migraines. Dr. Wohlgenhagen is the first neurologist to figure out what was wrong and how to get them under control. Smart, compassionate, really cares about her work. Take the time to look into recent research and newer meds. Just like you want in a doctor. Someone who...more
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We truly appreciate you taking the time to review Dr. Wohlgehagen. She is a great physician and we are thankful to have her as part of our team. It awesome to hear that you are feeling better & we hope you continue to feel the relief.

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Dr. Wohlgehagen has changed my life or I should say has given my life back to me. I can go days without a migraine which has been unheard of for me for years. Her knowledge and approach is exactly what I needed. I'm not afraid to leave the house for fear of migraines. I can now enjoy my family...more
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This is such wonderful news! WE are so blessed to have Dr. Wohlgehagen as part of our team! It is great to hear that you are doing so well, and we hope you continue to have great relief! Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We value your feedback.

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Dr. Wolgehagen is very knowledgeable, patient, and caring. She takes the time to explain what is going on with me and my meds. More importantly, she takes time to listen to me even though she has probably heard the same complaints all day. She is awesome. I leave her office with a positive...more
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Thank you for writing such an awesome review for Dr. Wohlgehagen! She's a wonderful physician and we are very lucky to have her!

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Dr. Wohlgehagen was a pleasure to work with and was more thorough than possibly any doctor I have been to. She seems very interested in getting to the root of ones pain. Another thing I noticed is that she actually listens to what you are saying. Many doctors listen without hearing - they feel...more
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Neurology Consultants of Dallas is SO excited to welcome Dr. Wolhgehagen to our office family! We chose Dr. W because of the great relationship she has with her patients and her willingness to listen to and value others! We are looking forward to great patients like you!

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