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Brittany L. B. Poinson, MD

Sports Neurology, Concussion, Occipital Nerve Blocks
  • Position: Sports Neurology, Concussion, Occipital Nerve Blocks
  • Primary Specialty: Pediatric Neurology
  • Languages Spoken: English
  • Practice Started: 1/1/2020
  • Gender: Female

About Brittany Poinson

Brittany Brand Poinson, M.D., M.S. Ed, has a special interest in sports neurology, including concussions and headaches. She collaborates with the pediatric sports medicine team for post-concussive symptoms. She has also been trained in administering Botox for migraines and occipital nerve blocks for occipital neuralgia. She is board certified in child neurology. She completed a fellowship in sports neurology at LifeBridge Health in Baltimore, MD, pediatric neurology at LSU Health Science Center in New Orleans, LA, and pediatric residency at University of Florida at Orlando Health in Orlando, FL. She earned her medical degree from Howard University College of Medicine in Washington, DC.
Affiliations OU Health Physicians - Pediatric Neurology, Oklahoma Children's Hospital
  • Gold Humanism Honor Society, Howard University College of Medicine 2012
  • Dean’s Dozen Award, School of Education, University of Miami 2008
  • National Urban League Scholarship Recipient 2008
  • The Ruth E. Moore & Lloyd H. Newman Service Award 2010
  • School of Education Scholarship recipient, University of Miami 2008
  • College of Medicine Endowed Challenge Scholarship 2012
Health Education
  • College
  • Bachelor of Science of Education University of Miami
    Coral Gables, FL
  • Medical School
  • Doctorate of Medicine Howard University College of Medicine
    , DC
  • Residency
  • Pediatric Resident Physician University of Florida at Orlando Health: Arnold Palmer Medical Center
    Orlando, FL
  • Fellowship
  • Child Neurology Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center
    New Orleans, LA
  • Sports Neurology LifeBridge Health/Sinai Hospital
    Baltimore, MD
  • Board Certification
  • ABPN Certification in Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology 2019
Medical Interests Special Clinical Interests:
  • Sports Neurology
  • Concussion
  • Occipital Nerve Blocks
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