Meet our team of Top Migraine Specialist’s in Perth
The headache clinic led by neurologist, Dr Julian Rodrigues
DR JULIAN RODRIGUES
Director / Consultant Neurologist
Dr Julian Rodrigues (MBBS UWA, 1995; FRACP 2004) is a neurologist with subspecialty expertise in movement disorders and migraine. Prior to establishing his sole practice in the Hollywood Consulting Centre, he held consultant neurologist appointments with the WA Neuromuscular Research Institute (WANRI), Fremantle Hospital (FH), Fiona Stanley Hospital (FSH), Joondalup Health Campus (JHC) and Neurosciences Queensland (NSQ).
Dr Rodrigues remains closely affiliated with FSH and NSQ. He is a member of the Australian and New Zealand Association of Neurologists (ANZAN), Australian and New Zealand Headache Society (ANZHS) and the International Headache Society (IHS).
Dr Rodrigues has successfully treated patients with migraine and headache for over 15 years. He was the only WA Headache Specialist to take part in the first study showing real world results of PREEMPT injection therapy for chronic migraine which was presented during the ANZAN Annual Scientific Meeting. With this and other specialist treatments, he continues to help chronic migraine sufferers achieve major reductions in migraine frequency and severity. Dr Rodrigues gives regular education sessions on migraine to GPs, nurses and students, and is a keen advocate for migraine in the local media.
Dr Kuhilan Gounder
Dr Kuhilan Gounder (MBBS FRACP) is a neurologist with subspecialty interests in migraine headache, cognition, and Nerve Conduction Studies/Electromyography.
After graduating from the University of Western Australia, he completed his core years of neurology training at Fiona Stanley Hospital, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital and Royal Perth Hospital. He then undertook a fellowship in neurophysiology, neuromuscular and neuroimmunology with the Royal Hobart Hospital and Launceston General Hospital in Tasmania, followed by a fellowship in behavioural neurology at Baycrest Health Sciences and the University of Toronto in Toronto, Canada.
Dr Gounder is a member of the Australian and New Zealand Association of Neurologists (ANZAN) and the Australian and New Zealand Headache Society (ANZHS).
DR CARMEN QUADROS
Dr Carmen Quadros graduated from UWA in 1996 and has had a wonderful and varied career in General Practice. Dr Quadros is extremely passionate about improving the health of marginalised populations and has worked in Aboriginal, mental health, adolescent and homeless healthcare. She continues to provide sessional medical services to a women’s prison and homeless healthcare and joined Perth Migraine Specialist in 2021.
“The headache clinic is a new and exciting challenge for me which also allows me to work with my good friends in a collegiate, supportive and happy workplace. It is very rewarding to help improve people’s quality of life in this role, often after long term suffering.”
Outside of work Dr Quadros is a busy Mum to 3 beautiful kids and Sherman the German our beloved daschi/ human.
DR CHRIS TEIXEIRA
Dr Teixeira graduated from UWA in 1995 and is a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners. She has worked in a number of General Practice settings with particular interests in prevention and management of chronic disease, women’s health, family medicine and homeless health. Dr Teixeira provides sessional medical services to Homeless Healthcare and joined Perth Migraine Specialist in 2021.
When not working Dr Teixeira enjoys spending time with her family and friends. Favourite pastimes include walking her dog Chilli, gardening and travelling.