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DR MICHAEL BASSETT

FANZCA, FFPMANZCA, MBBS(Hons)
Pain Physician

Michael is a Pain Physician who is passionate about improving the quality of life of his patients using a multi-disciplinary and holistic approach.  Michael graduated with a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) with Honours from Monash University in 2001. 

Michael is a Fellow of the Faculty of Pain Medicine of the Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists (FFPMANZCA), as well as a Fellow of the Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists (FANZCA).  

Michael is a current member of the following societies:

  • Australian Medical Association (AMA)

  • International Association for the Study of Pain (IASP)

  • Spinal Intervention Society (SIS)

  • International Neuromodulation Society (INS)

  • Australian College of Nutritional and 
    Environmental Medicine (ACNEM)

Michael's interests include:

  • Interventional Pain Medicine

  • Neuromodulation

    • Spinal cord stimulation

    • Dorsal root ganglion stimulation

    • Peripheral nerve stimulation

  • Chronic spinal pain

    • Cervical

    • Thoracic

    • Lumbar

  • Persistent post-surgical pain following

    • Back surgery

    • Joint replacement surgery

      • hip, knee and shoulder

    • Shoulder surgery

    • Hernia surgery

  • Complex regional pain syndrome

  • Headache

  • Pelvic pain 

    • Endometriosis

    • Pelvic mesh

  • Fibromyalgia