Department of Neurology

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Pain & Headache Medicine

13330 USF Laurel Drive
Tampa Fl 33612
Phone: 813-396-9478
Fax: 813 974-7590


Kavita Kalidas, M.D.

Pain & Headache Medicine-General Neurology
Assistant Professor


Medical School: Ross University School of Medicine
Residency: Long Island College Hospital (Internal Medicine)
University of South Florida (Neurology)
Fellowship: University of South Florida (Headache Medicine)


Clinical Interests:
Headache medicine particularly migraine, cluster headache and post traumatic headaches.Facial pain syndromes including trigeminal neuralgia, persistent idiopathic facial pain, chronic pain, general neurology.

Research Interests:
• Chronic migraine and associated co-morbidities
• Use of transcranial magnetic stimulation for post traumatic headaches
• Use of peripheral nerve blocks for management of headaches

Research Interests:
• American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (neurology)
• Certification in Headache Medicine

• Headache, Facial Pain, General Neurology.


Kalidas, K, Behrouz R. Inherited Metabolic Disorders and Cerebral Infarction. Expert Rev of Neurotherap 2008 Nov; (11):1731-1741.

Levy, W.O., Kalidas, K., Use of Addictive Medications and Drugs. (2010) In N. Miller (Ed) Athletics Principles of Addictions and the Law: Applications in Forensic, Mental Health, and Medical Practice. USA. Academic Pr

Krolczyk, S, Kalidas, K, Myers, M. Persistant Idiopathic Facial Pain. eMedicine. WebMD. January 14, 2010.