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Catherine M. Lavigne, M.D., M.Ed.

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 275-9835

Biography

Professional Background

Dr. LaVigne received her MD in 2004 from the University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry and was awarded Alpha Omega Alpha. After completing her internal medicine internship at Rochester General Hospital she then completed her neurology residency at Harvard University/Massachusetts General Hospital/Brigham& Women's Hospital where she was elected as one of the chief residents. Dr. LaVigne then completed a fellowship in headache medicine at the John Graham Headache Center/Brigham & Women's Hospital. She then returned to Rochester and created Rochester's first headache center while at Unity Health System. In 2014 she joined the Department of Neurology at the University of Rochester as the chief of the division of headache.

Credentials

Specialties

  • Neurology - American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Education

1994
BA | Yale University
History

2000
MEd | The College of New Jersey, Ewing
Education

2004
MD | University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry
Medicine

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/2008 - 06/15/2009
Fellowship in at Brigham and Women's Hospital

06/21/2004 - 06/27/2005
Internship in Internal Medicine at Rochester General Hospital

07/01/2005 - 06/30/2008
Residency in Neurology at Massachusetts General Hospital

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