Joseph K. Vaughan, MD


Board Certified Neurologist (ABPN)

Fellowship, Neurophysiology

Board Certified Headache and Facial Pain Specialist (UCNS)


Joseph K. Vaughan, Jr. M.D. combines his love of neurology with his fellowship training in neurophysiology to provide as complete an approach as possible to making accurate diagnoses for his patients.  His expertise in headache and facial pain is part of an interest in treating a variety of pain problems through non-surgical means.  He provides medical (including topical/transdermal options), procedural, and intravenous treatment options for the large number of headache and other pain conditions to try to find the best, most effective options for his patients while trying to avoid side effects.


The Medical College of Virginia, Richmond, VA


The Medical College of Virginia—Department of Neurology:  1993-1997


The Medical College of Virginia—Department of Neurology:  1997-1998

Specializing In:

  • Headache
  • Chemodenervation (botulinum toxin, for example)
  • Trigeminal neuralgia
  • Facial pain
  • Nerve pain of all types
  • Neuropathies
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Radiculopathies
  • EMGs and other neurophysiological testing