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Dr. Karthic Babu Natarajan

Dr. Karthic Babu Natarajan - Spine and Pain Specialist

Dr. Karthic Babu Natarajan

MBBS , MD - Anaesthesiology , DNB (Anaesthesia) , FIPM , Fellowship in Interventional Pain Practice(FIPP)

Spine and Pain Specialist , Sports Medicine Physician , Pain Management Specialist , 15 Years Experience

98% (56 votes)
Dr Karthic Natarajan is the certified pain management consultant from Chennai, India. He is the first dedicated, full-time spine and pain physician from Tamil N more..

Severe heel pain

My wife has pain in her heels for almost a year. The doctor diagnosed spur in the heel and prescribed light medications but no relief so far. We also tried siddha medicines and very little relief. Please let us know any treatment to cure it permanently.

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Dr. Karthic Babu Natarajan answered

It looks like she is suffering from plantar fascitis with calcaneal bone spur. She can try resting h ... View Answer

Lower Back Pain

I am getting back Pain recently, for last two months its constant. But its not very severe. Can it be cured by medicines and Exercises by doing regularly? I am afraid on whether it will be cured or not.

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Dr. Karthic Babu Natarajan answered

Hi. Saw ur query about your back pain. Conservative management of back pain includes lumbar stretch ... View Answer

Sounds while sitting

My brother is always getting sounds from knees during his actions like sitting and standing please suggest a reason for it

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Dr. Karthic Babu Natarajan answered

It's probably not serious. Plz see an orthopedician if the problem is persisting.

Slip disk patient

I got slip disk three years ago and I am better now But now I want to loose weight I am not sure if I can do physical activities like jogging, exercises like thread mill, cycling I would want to have clarity regarding this

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Dr. Karthic Babu Natarajan answered

Hi, saw your health query regarding your slipped disc. If it is not causing back or leg pain now, yo ... View Answer

Knee hurting treadmill

I've been running on the treadmill for 3-4 years now. Play a lot of badminton as well as basketball sometimes. Went for a 10k on the treadmill and my left knee started hurting. Been a couple weeks now, but no improvement really. I wanna get back to running. Do I need a knee cap? No tread mill? Glucose amins? Kindly advise. Thanks! Appreciate it.

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Dr. Karthic Babu Natarajan answered

Hi. We need to evaluate you. It actually sounds like menisceal or ligament injury in the knee. It a ... View Answer

Pain in heels after rest

Whenever I step on ground after some rest especially after waking up, I am not able to walk because of pain in my heels of the feet. This started after I ran in the park in sleepers on a hard ground. It has been a month but the pain hasn't gone. After some time it becomes normal but pain again comes up after rest

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Dr. Karthic Babu Natarajan answered

Hi, this probably sounds like plantar fascitis, which is an inflammation of the fascia in your heels ... View Answer

Cervicle spondiloysis

After delivery im suffering from cervicle spondilosis and some times my wrist pains alot due to some work.wht should i do.im taking shalcal for calcium and breast feedin too.pain remains on neck and somtimes shoulder.dr told there is no such medicine for cure but i hv to excercise.

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Dr. Karthic Babu Natarajan answered

Hi. I saw your query regarding your neck and hand pain. First, post delivery it's common for ladies ... View Answer

Left knee ligament tear

I was fall down from my bike 2 years ago and got partial ligamental tear in my left knee the I took PT and medicines but now my knee is giving lot of persistent pain and while I do exercise it's good but right now I am in very much pain kindly suggest some remedy

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Dr. Karthic Babu Natarajan answered

I saw your health query regarding partial tear of one of the ligaments in your knee. We need to look ... View Answer

AVN in Hip (Femur Head)

AVN , might be firt or second stage, suggested for core decompression, want to know whether it could be cured through medicines (without surgery). Can forward the CT,MRI,Xray films n reports if u give me the mail id...

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Dr. Karthic Babu Natarajan answered

Hi. Saw your query regarding avascular necrosis in the femur. We need to study your films in more de ... View Answer

Back pain for years

Having back pain for more than 4 years and difficulty in bending down and sitting . Sometimes becoz of back pain I'm facing breathing problem. I did MRI scan they said disk bulgy is happened in L4 so you need to do surgery. But very scared of surgery please suggest any treatment or opinions.

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Dr. Karthic Babu Natarajan answered

Hi. I understand you a disc bulge in your back causing back pain. Usually this may cause pain in you ... View Answer

Besant Nagar

, Chennai

Synapse Pain and Spine Clinic

Block M-90/1, Mahatma Gandhi Road, Chennai

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MON - SAT

9:30 AM - 1:00 PM
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

SUN

10:00 AM - 12:30 PM

INR 500

This fee is indicative and might vary.

NOTE: Fees is payable at clinic.There are NO charges for booking an appointment.

This fee is indicative and might vary.

NOTE: Fees is payable at clinic. There are NO charges for booking an appointment.

T Nagar

, Chennai

Back & Pain Centre

62, Gopathi Narayanaswami Chetty Road, Thiyagaraya Nagar, Chennai

INR 500

This fee is indicative and might vary.

NOTE: Fees is payable at clinic.There are NO charges for booking an appointment.

This fee is indicative and might vary.

NOTE: Fees is payable at clinic. There are NO charges for booking an appointment.

M
a year ago
Very good doctor. hears to the patients problem in detail and develops confidence in the patient
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a year ago
Good treatment and good doctor
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a year ago
Excellent doctor very receptive and kind. Thanks.
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V
a week ago
***** ******!he indeed motivated me big time to get rid of my strain...he has a well qualified physio at his clinic in Besant Nagar..best in chennai!
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Services + View all (74) - View less

Pain Treatment
Interventional Pain Physician
Sports Medicine
Migraine Specialist
Lower Back Pain
Joint Pain
Back Pain Specialist
Knee Pain Specialist
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome
Trigeminal Neuralgia Specialist
Disk slip
Herniated Disc
Lumbago
Back Pain Without Surgery
Pain Management Counseling
Spine Surgery
Sports Injury Treatment/Management
Disc Prolapse
McKinzie Treatment for Spine
Spinal Disc Surgery
Hand Pain Treatment
Headache Management
RF Neurotomy
Hospice And Palliative Medicine
Ozone Injections
Sciatica Non Surgical Treatment
Muscle Pain Skeleton System
Numbness And Tingling
PRP Injections
Fluoroscopy Guided Procedures
Image Guided Procedures
Planter Fasciitis
Cancer Pain Management
Neck Pain Treatment
Back Pain Treatment
Fibromyalgia Treatment
Hip Pain Treatment
Spinal Diseases
Chemonucleolysis
Epidural And Spinal Anesthesia
Treatment Athletes
Podiatry Sports
Selective Nerve Root Injections
Neuromodulation
Spinal Cord Stimulators
Functional Exercises
Facial Pain Treatment
T M Joint Pain Treatment
Back Pain Treatment
Coccydynia Treatment
Sacro Iliac Joint Problems
Transforaminal Nerve Root Injections
Intrathecal Pumps

Specializations + View all(7) - View less

Spine and Pain Specialist

Sports Medicine Physician

Pain Management Specialist

Nerve Pain Specialist

We don't have matching qualification for Nerve Pain Specialist in this profile.

Regional Anesthesia and Interventions Specialist

We don't have matching qualification for Regional Anesthesia and Interventions Specialist in this profile.

Sport Injury Specialist

We don't have matching qualification for Sport Injury Specialist in this profile.

Palliative Care Physician

We don't have matching qualification for Palliative Care Physician in this profile.

Education + View all (5) - View less

MBBS - Sri Ramachandra Medical College, 2001

MD - Anaesthesiology - Kasturba Medical College - Mangalore, 2006

DNB (Anaesthesia) - National Board of Examinations, New Delhi, 2006

FIPM - Aesculap Academy (Germany), 2009

Fellowship in Interventional Pain Practice(FIPP) - World Institute of Pain (USA), 2009

Experience + View all (5) - View less

2006 - 2010 Asst Prof of Pain Medicine and Anesthesiology at Sri Ramachandra Medical Centre
2010 - 2011 Associate Prof of Pain Medicine and Anesthesiology at Chettinad Medical City
2011 - 2016 Consultant, Pain Medicine at Apollo Hospitals, Greams Road
2011 - 2016 Consultant, Pain Medicine at Back and Pain Centre, The Apollo Clinic, T Nagar
2016 - 2016 Director and Consultant, Pain Medicine at Synapse Pain and Spine Clinic, Adyar

Awards and Recognitions + View all (5) - View less

Gold Medallist during MBBS - 2000

Best Scientific Paper - KISACON 2005 - 2005

Fellow in Interventional Pain Practice (WIP, USA) - 2009

Secretary, World Institute of Pain - India - 2014

Secretary, Indian Society for the Study of Pain - TN - 2014

Memberships + View all (5) - View less

Indian Medical Association (IMA)

Indian Society of Anaesthesiologists (ISA)

Indian Society for the Study of Pain

World Institute of Pain (WIP)

International Association for the Study of Pain

Registrations

70648 Tamil Nadu Medical Council, 2002

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