Jonathan H. Smith, MD

Adult Neurology Residency Program Director

Clinical interests

  • Botox® (Botulinum Toxin) Treatment
  • Facial Pain
  • Headache Medicine
  • Nerve Block
  • Neurology


Faculty Innovation in Education Award, 2015, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN)

Jonathan H. Smith, MD

Adult Neurology Residency Program Director


My name is Jonathan Smith; I joined the Kentucky Neuroscience Institute as a general neurologist and headache specialist. I received my medical degree from Chicago Medical School at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine & Science and completed a residency and fellowship, including serving as chief resident, at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn.

I specialize in headache and facial pain, general neurology, nerve block, and Botox® injections. I am currently the adult neurology residency program director.

Faculty rank

Assistant Professor of Neurology


Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, North Chicago, Ill.

Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn.

Headache, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn.


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  1. Qi Gan W, Estus S, Smith JH.
    Association Between Overall and Mentholated Cigarette Smoking With Headache in a Nationally Representative Sample.
    Headache. 2016 Mar;56(3):511-8.
  2. Smith JH, Schwedt TJ.
    What Constitutes an "Adequate" Trial in Migraine Prevention?
    Curr Pain Headache Rep. 2015 Nov;19(11):52.
  3. Smith JH, Gadient PM, Cutrer FM.
    Migraine phenotype in patients with a dual versus single parent history.
    Cephalalgia. 2015 Jul;35(8):735-6.
  4. Gadient PM, Smith JH, Ryan SJ.
    Herpes zoster ophthalmicus following onabotulinumtoxinA administration for chronic migraine: a case report and literature review.
    Cephalalgia. 2015 Apr;35(5):443-8.
  5. Swaminathan A, Smith JH.
    Migraine and vertigo.
    Curr Neurol Neurosci Rep. 2015;15(2):515.