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Nauman Tariq, M.B.B.S.

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Director, Johns Hopkins Headache Center

Assistant Professor of Neurology

Specializes in: Adults (18+ years), Adolescents (12-18 years), Geriatrics (55+ years)


Expertise: Facial Pain, Headache, Neurology


Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center

4940 Eastern Avenue
301 Building, Suite 2100
Baltimore, MD 21224 map


Dr. Tariq specializes in the treatment of head, neck and facial pain disorders. He completed his neurology residency from the University of Minnesota. During his 4th year of residency training, he became interested in headache medicine and completed an elective at the Thomas Jefferson Headache Center. He completed his headache medicine fellowship at The Cleveland Clinic and was working as a headache specialist at the Michigan Headache and Neurological Institute before joining the headache center at Johns Hopkin’s Headache Center. more


  • Director, Johns Hopkins Headache Center
  • Assistant Professor of Neurology

Departments / Divisions



  • MBBS, Army Medical College Quaid-E-Azam University (2003)


  • University of Minnesota Hospital & Clinics / Neurology (2014)


  • Cleveland Clinic (2015)

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology / Neurology (2014)

Research & Publications

Selected Publications

Tariq N et al. Long term outcomes and clinical characteristics of hypnic headache syndrome: 40 patient series from a tertiary referral center. Headache. 2016 Apr;56(4):717-24

Tariq N et al. Patent foramen Ovale and Migraine: Closing the debate. A Systematic Review. Headache. 2016 Mar;56(3):462-78.

Maiser S, Roohani P, Tariq N et al. Patients with transverse myelitis who developed venous thromboembolism while hospitalized have increased rate for inpatient mortality. Journal of Neuroimmunology. 2013 Aug 15;261(1-2):120-2

Qureshi AI, Majidi S, Tariq N et al. Increased Brain Volume Among Good Grade Patients with Intracerebral Hemorrhage. Results from the Antihypertensive Treatment of Acute Cerebral Hemorrhage (ATACH) Study. Neurocrit Care. 2013 Apr 23

Tariq N, Saeed M, Qureshi AI et al. Outcomes of Thrombolytic Treatment for Acute Ischemic Stroke in Dialysis-Dependent Patients in the United States. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 2013 J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2013 Nov;22(8):e354-9.

Activities & Honors


  • Fairview Physician Association Grant, Minnesota, 2010 - 2014
  • Professional Development Grant, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 2014 - 2015


  • American Academy of Neurology
  • American Headache Society
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