Dr. Michael Ament, MD

Dr. Michael Ament, MD

Neurology  |  
Male  |  
Age 54
Dr. Michael Ament, MD is a neurology specialist in Denver, CO and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine in 1999 and specializes in neurology and headache management.

255 Detroit St # 100

Denver, CO 80206

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Essential Tremor
more than 70% of peers
more than 69% of peers
Spine Disorders
more than 55% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ament "Cherry Creek Neurology and The Ament Headache Center were created to provide you with the Medical Care you deserve: prompt, available, compassionate expertise.  Don't be just another number in the system.  Get personalized and caring treatment from a Neurologist who listens."


  • Neurology
  • Headache Management

Board Certifications

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

Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Exertional Headache
  • Benign Sex Headache
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervicogenic Headache
  • Chronic Headache
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cluster Headache
  • Cough Headache
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dementia
  • Diplopia
  • Drug Rebound Headache
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Hypertension Headache
  • Icepick Headache
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lower Half Headache
  • Migraine
  • Mild Headache
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscle Contraction Headache
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Parkinsonism
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Traumatic Headache
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Recurrent Headache
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Severe Headache
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Tension Headache
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Headache
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects


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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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.


  • Princeton University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1985
  • University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • University Of Colorado Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • University Of Colorado Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Duke University, Fuqua School Of Business
    Other Education | Completed 1991
  • National Outdoor Leadership School (Nols)
    Other Education | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ament has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ament's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ament to family and friends
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Likelihood to Recommend (41)

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Dr. Ament's Performance

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Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (11)

I have had excellent care from Dr. Ament over several years. Dr. Ament was the first neurologist that I saw (after two others) that was able to accurately diagnose my pain as a particular type of neuralgia. My symptoms were not typical, but Dr. Ament was able to see through to find the right...more
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Not only have we not made a dent in my daily migraines, but Dr. Ament treats me somewhere between a child and a mental patient Once he told me it was "not smart" to take more triptans while simultaneously handing me more triptan samples. After arguing, I was so confused I started crying. He then...more
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Dr Ament is very thorough, professional and a GREAT neurologist.
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Thought this MD would be good Neurologist and a specialist in Migraines. He was nice at appt, but I see why he gets so low ratings: I called him after my visit with some real concerns, and questions, got abrupt, claimed I was trying to tell him how to practice. He did not respond to my reasoning...more
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Dr. Ament is a great Neurologist. After seeing him for auto accident related issues, I know I'm on the right track to getting back to normal. I really like the way he listens and how he establishes a group of physicians to help in the recovery process. I would highly recommend him to anyone who...more
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