Dr. Tasjeel Ansari, MD, FRCP(C), DABPN
Neurologist & Headache Medicine Specialist
Education & Training:
Headache Medicine fellowship: University of Toronto.
Neurology Residency: University of Toronto.
MD: Saba University School of Medicine.
BSc: Biology & Biotechnology, Minor in Chemistry. Graduated with Highest Honours Distinction. Carleton University.
Canadian Board Certification in Neurology - Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.
American Board Certification in Neurology – American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN).
Dr. Ansari is a neurologist with specialized training in headache medicine.
Dr. Ansari completed his Neurology residency training at the University of Toronto and subsequently completed a clinical fellowship in Headache Medicine at the University of Toronto (Women's College Hospital and the Hospital for Sick Children), where he trained under some of Canada's top headache specialists. He also completed a brief observership at the Jefferson Headache Centre (Thomas Jefferson University), in Philadelphia.
While completing his fellowship, Dr. Ansari also worked as a clinical associate at the General Neurology Clinic at Women’s College Hospital and St. Michael’s Hospital (a tertiary care centre), providing care for complex acute code stroke patients and other patients with complex neurological disorders in the ICU/ER/Hospital Wards.
Dr. Ansari is a dual board-certified neurologist (Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.) He is a member of the Canadian Headache Society, American Headache Society, and the International Headache Society.
Dr. Ansari enjoys teaching and is an Assistant Clinical Professor (Adjunct) at McMaster University. He is involved in the education of medical students and residents through McMaster University.
Clinical profile and multidisciplinary needs of patients with neuromuscular disorders transitioning from paediatric to adult care. Neuromuscular Disorders. 2021.
Post-Traumatic Headache in Children and Adolescents: a Narrative Review with a Focus on Management. Current Neurology and Neuroscience Reports. 20.53. 2020.
Management of Menstrual Migraine. Current Neurology and Neuroscience Reports. 20:45. 2020.
Canadian Headache Society
American Headache Society
International Headache Society
Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons
American Academy of Neurology