Cervicogenic Headaches and Migraine Treatment in London

Our Chiropractors and Osteopaths have vast experience successfully treating patients with cervicogenic headaches and migraines in our Notting Hill and City of London clinics.

We use our unique combination of modern treatment techniques and corrective exercises with exceptional results and have hundreds of 5 star google reviews from happy patients.

Cervicogenic headaches and migraines are a type of headache that are caused by the joints, soft tissues and nerves in the neck. These structures get tight and irritated due to being overworked, tight or stressed causing your headache symptoms.

Most patients that we see with headaches or migraines have some sort of neck or jaw dysfunction that needs treating to relieve the symptoms.

At Pro Performance Clinics, we always treat your symptoms and address the root cause of your headache/migraine. So yes, we will treat your neck, head and jaw but we also address every other area of your health too. 

Below we have compiled a list of the most common problems we address in people with cervicogenic headaches and migraines at our Notting Hill (W8) and City of London (EC3) clinics.

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15 Common Causes of Cervicogenic Headaches and Migraines


  • Stress/anxiety/emotional tension
  • Lack of sleep
  • Poor mattress/pillow
  • Workstation incorrectly setup
  • Poor posture
  • Spinal curvature (Scoliosis and Kyphosis)
  • Faulty breathing pattern
  • Muscular knots within the neck muscles
  • Misalignments of spinal joints
  • Hormone imbalances
  • Lack of exercise
  • Poor exercise selection
  • Jaw/Teeth grinding (Bruxism)
  • Incorrect glasses prescription/Excessive screen time
  • Poor diet (excessive caffeine/alcohol/sugar/inflammatory foods)

As you can see, there is a long list of issues that can contribute to a cervicogenic headache or migraine. Our experienced and friendly clinicians will give you a simple step-by-step plan to fixing the major underlying causes in priority order.

At Pro Performance, we are different to other clinics. We use a variety of treatment techniques to relieve your symptoms and fix the cause of your headache or migraine. Here is a list of the main treatments we use to help your symptoms:

Top 10 Treatments for Cervicogenic Headaches and Migraines in London


  • Spinal manipulation
  • Cranial mobilisation
  • Cervical traction/Y-Strap mobilisation
  • Medical acupuncture/Dry needling
  • Deep tissue massage
  • Active release technique
  • Graston technique
  • Corrective breathing drills
  • Jaw release massage
  • Deep neck muscle stabilisation training

If you would like to discuss how we can help you with your cervicogenic headaches or migraines, please call on 020797112589 or email our friendly team on We can have a quick chat before you start treatment to discuss any questions you may have. Alternatively feel free to book your initial consultation now by clicking the book now button.

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Pro Performance Clinics are covered by major insurance companies.

Please ensure you notify them before starting treatment. Remember to bring any authorisation & policy numbers with you on the day of your appointment. If you have anything you would like to discuss with us prior to booking, call us on 02079711259 and our team will answer any questions you may have.

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