Chennai based Pain Management Physician, Dr Karthic Babu Natarajan was awarded the prestigious “Pain Physician of the Year” Award recently. The award was presented by the President of American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians (ASIPP), Dr Laxmaiah Manchikanti, during the International conference on Recent Advances in Pain in August, 2017. The award acknowledges the clinical knowledge, expertise in pain medicine and the quality of academic and research activities done by Dr Karthic Natarajan. It is awarded every year to the best pain physician in India and South East Asia.
Dr Karthic Natarajan is Senior Consultant in Pain Medicine and practises full time dedicated pain management. He is also the Chairman of World Institute of Pain, India Section and the first to start pain medicine in Chennai.
Pain Management is a new branch of medicine that provides treatment for musculo skeletal conditions like back pain, disc prolapse, joint pain, knee arthritis and other painful ailments. Unlike traditional treatments which includes medicines, physiotherapy and surgery, pain management treatments are based on targeted injections to the affected part of the body. These Pain management injections are performed scientifically by qualified pain physicians like Dr Karthic Natarajan. Patients who want to avoid surgeries of the spine or joint replacement can opt for pain management solutions.
Dr Karthic Natarajan is a consultant pain physician at Synapse Pain & Spine Clinic, Adyar as well as Apollo Hospitals, Chennai and can be contacted at Ph: 7338882222 or www.synapsepain.com