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Department Center for Neuro-Restoration
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon No
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Botox Injections For Headache
  • Electromyography
  • General Neurology
  • Occipital Nerve Block
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Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Chronic Headaches
  • Cluster Headaches
  • Facial Pain
  • Headaches
  • Migraine Headaches
  • Neuromuscular Disease
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Tension Headaches
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
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Biography

About MaryAnn Mays, MD

MaryAnn Mays, MD, was raised in Cleveland, Ohio. She completed her medical school training at the Medical College of Ohio in Toledo in 1993. She returned to Cleveland to complete her neurology residency training from 1993 to 1997. During her residency she was appointed Chief Resident. Following her residency, she completed a year fellowship in clinical neurophysiology/EMG and neuromuscular disease. She has been a Staff Neurologist at Cleveland Clinic since 1998. In 2005, she was appointed Director of the Neurology residency program.

Dr. Mays is board-certified in neurology with additional subspecialty board certifications in clinical neurophysiology and headache medicine. She is one of the physicians at the Center for Headache and Pain within the Neurological Institute. She has many clinical interests, including migraine, menstrual migraine, women’s health issues pertaining to headache including pregnancy and menopause, tension headaches, cluster headaches and chronic daily headaches. Additional interests include resident education.

Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights

Appointed
1998

Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic
Clinical Neurophysiology
Cleveland, OH USA
1998

Residency - Cleveland Clinic
Neurology
Cleveland, OH USA
1997

Internship - Cleveland Clinic
Neurology
Cleveland, OH USA
1994

Medical Education - Medical College of Ohio at Toledo
Toledo, OH USA
1993

Undergraduate - Marquette University
Physical Therapy
Milwaukee, WI USA
1989

Professional Highlights

  • Director, Neurology Residency Program

Certifications

  • Psychiatry and Neurology - Neurology
  • Psychiatry and Neurology - Clinical Neurophysiology

Specialty Interests

EMG, headache, headache and women's issues, neuromuscular disease, resident education

Memberships

  • American Academy of Neurology
  • American Headache Society
  • National Headache Foundation
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
  • Association of University Professors of Neurology
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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To assure professional and commercial integrity in such matters, Cleveland Clinic maintains a program that reviews these collaborations and, when appropriate, puts measures in place to minimize bias that may result from ties to industry. Cleveland Clinic publicly discloses the names of companies when (i) its physicians/scientists receive $5,000 or more per year (or, in rare cases, equity or stock options) for speaking and consulting, (ii) its physicians/scientists serve as a fiduciary, (iii) its physicians/scientists receive or have the right to receive royalties or (iv) its physicians/ scientists hold any equity interest for the physician's/scientist's role as inventor, discoverer, developer, founder or consultant.* In publicly disclosing this information, Cleveland Clinic tries to provide information as accurately as possible about its physicians' and scientists' connections with industry.

As of 7/12/2022, Dr. Mays has reported the financial relationships with the companies listed below. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.

Consulting and/or Speaking. Dr. Mays receives fees of $5,000 or more per year as a paid consultant, speaker or member of an advisory committee for the following companies:

  • AbbVie, Inc.

Public Health Service-Reportable Financial Conflicts of Interest. Cleveland Clinic scientists and physicians engage in basic, translational and clinical research activities, working to solve health problems, enhance patient care and improve quality of life for patients. Interactions with industry are essential to bringing the researchers' discoveries to the public, but can present the potential for conflicts of interest related to their research activities. Click here to view a listing of instances where Cleveland Clinic has identified a Public Health Service (PHS)-Reportable Financial Conflict of Interest and has put measures in place to ensure that, to the extent possible, the design, conduct and reporting of the research is free from bias.

* Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists subscribe to the guidance presented in the PhRMA Code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals and the AdvaMed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals. As such, gifts of substantial value are generally prohibited.

Patient Satisfaction Reviews

81 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
4.9 out of 5
Explains 4.9
Listens 5
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.9

20 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Nov 15, 2022

Dr. Mays is most accommodating, professional, compassionate and caring doctor that I have ever had.

Reviewed on Nov 3, 2022

Dr. Mays is a very caring provider and an excellent physician.

Reviewed on Sep 1, 2022

Excellent doctor, caring, pro patient.

Reviewed on Aug 12, 2022

Dr Mays is an excellent doctor and always listens to me.

Reviewed on Aug 12, 2022

Dr Mays always listens and cares about her patients.

Reviewed on Aug 12, 2022

Cleveland Clinic is the best hospital and the providers are excellent.

Reviewed on Jul 25, 2022

Dr. Mays is very thorough, understanding, helpful.

Reviewed on Jul 22, 2022

Dr. Maze is the best doctor

Reviewed on Jun 20, 2022

Dr Mays is the BEST! She had a resident with her who I was very impressed with.

Reviewed on Apr 29, 2022

Dr. Mays is an outstanding clinician with a delightful bedside manner, excellence in her medical care and procedures, and insightful diagnostic skills. I am grateful for her care.

Reviewed on Apr 28, 2022

I liked seeing Dr Mays as she listened to what I explained to her about my ongoing problem.

Reviewed on Apr 22, 2022

Dr Mays was very focused on me. She heard my issues and responded with proposed solutions. I appreciate her compassion and understanding

Reviewed on Apr 22, 2022

Dr Mays always has gone above and beyond she is the best!

Reviewed on Mar 18, 2022

Dr .Mays is a very good doctor and I would tell all my friends and family members to see her if they had a problem .

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2022

Very Good Doctor

Reviewed on Feb 18, 2022

Excellent doctor

Reviewed on Feb 11, 2022

Dr Mays is very attentive and explains all of the available options. I always feel like she cares and she listens to my concerns.

Reviewed on Dec 20, 2021

Doctor Mays listened to what I had to say/explain my problem and took the time to review my issues.

Reviewed on Dec 16, 2021

Very Good Doctor

Reviewed on Nov 19, 2021

This was the BEST experience with a doctor's office and staff! Dr. MayAnn Mays is the GREATEST doctor I have ever had!

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