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Our Team of Specialists

Dr Kiran Tippur

Pain Management Specialist

MBBS , FFPMANZCA , FANZCA , FCARCSI , PGDip Pain Medicine (UK)

Dr Tippur practices all aspects of pain medicine, which includes acute pain, chronic pain, cancer pain and interventional pain medicine. His special interests include chronic spinal pain, neuropathic pain and neuromodulation in pain management. He is also a strong believer in the bio-psycho-social approach to pain management in a multidisciplinary setting. He works with a team of Physiotherapists, Clinical Psychologists, Occupational Therapists and Clinical Nurse Practitioners.

Originally from India, Dr Tippur completed his medical training before moving to the United Kingdom where he completed his specialist training in Pain Medicine and Anaesthesia at the prestigious Glasgow and West of Scotland School of Anaesthesia. He worked as a consultant in Anaesthesia and Pain Medicine at Colchester University Hospital, Essex in the UK before moving to Australia to pursue a Pain Fellowship. Dr Tippur completed his Pain Fellowship at the Alfred hospital and the Barwon Health Services and gained further experience in cancer pain management at the Peter MacCallum Institute. He also holds a Post Graduate Diploma in Pain Medicine from the University of Leicester, U.K.

Along with offering consultation to patients, he is also able to provide advanced pain treatments which may involve:

  • Nerve Blocks such as selective nerve root blocks (TFE), epidural and caudal injections, coeliac plexus blocks and sympathetic blocks.
  • Joint Injections including: SI joint and facet joint injections for back pain.
  • Radiofrequency ablation of nerves.
  • Neuromodulation – spinal cord stimulators, PNS, intrathecal pumps,
  • Infusion Therapy – ketamine, lignocaine and magnesium infusions.
  • Pain Management programs.
  • Opioids risk management.

Dr Tippur Main rooms are located 707 Mair Street, Ballarat (VicPain Management), he also consults at Melton Specialist Clinic and Wyndham Private Specialist Consulting Suites.

Patients who would like to see Dr Tippur at any of these locations should forward a GP/Specialist referral to his main rooms by faxing the referral to 4343 1359. Any other queries can be directed to the main rooms by calling 4313 2028.