MBBS, MD - Anaesthesiology, DNB - Anaesthesia
Medical Registration Verified
99% (212 votes)
Dr. Karthic Babu Natarajan is the certified pain management doctor from Chennai, India. He is one of the dedicated, full-time spine and pain physicians from Tamil Nadu. He is the Director and Pain consultant in Synapse Pain & Spine Clinic in Adyar, Chennai. He is also the Interventional Pain Management consultant in Apollo Hospitals, V S Hospital and Apollo Spectra Hospitals, MRC Nagar, Chennai. He was a gold medallist during his MBBS. He finished his MD in Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine from Kasturba Medical College, MNG, Manipal Academy. He went on to do his DNB and Fellowship in Interventional Pain Management (FIPM) from Aesculap Academy, Germany. Dr. Karthic Natarajan is the first pain physician to clear the exam and qualify as Fellow in Interventional Pain Practice (FIPP) (WIP, USA) from south India in 2009. He is an experienced physician in treating Back pain, disc herniation/sciatica, neck and shoulder pain, knee arthritis, joint pains, headaches/ migraine, nerve related pain, cancer pain, and palliation. He provides treatment through medications, pain interventions like injections, RF ablations, PRP injections, botox injections, neurolytic blocks, etc, besides physical therapy and good rehab. Patients who want to avoid open spine or joint replacement surgeries can consider pain management options. Dr. Karthic Natarajan performs all pain interventions through fluoroscopic /ultrasound image guidance. All treatments are scientific, allopathic and evidence based to maintain highest standards of safety and accuracy. Besides treating patients with pain, he also trains junior doctors in pain interventions through his interventional pain courses. He is a regular speaker at national and international pain conferences. He is the Chairman of World Institute of Pain - South Asia Section and also an international examiner of FIPP examinations. He works with his team members Dr's Vanmathy, KP Kosygan and Vidhyasagar in the Synapse Pain and Spine Clinic.
Have consulted Dr Karthic Babu few times. My experience with him has been very satisfactory. Recently I went to him for pain radiating down my right leg. He treated it and am able to walk now. Thank you doc.
Genuine concern and care. Clear explanation that left me with positivity. Glad to be in expert care
Visited the clinic yesterday. Very neatly maintained clinic. Very friendly doctor and he patiently listened to my problem. I hope my problem will be solved soon.
Caring, friendly *** ********* ********* ** * ***** ******* Found significant improvement and relief under Dr Karthic's care.
Doesn't order unnecessary tests and medicines. Has a smile for you at all times. Had recommended several of my friends and relatives to him. They will agree with my comments.
Dr was so friendly and took around half an hour time to check physically together with reports. He was so motivating and advised that he will solve the issue and to be cool. Dr listens our complete problem with patience. Thank you dr.
We are very much satisfied by the explanations given by doctor for our queries. He is very friendly and frank in his opinion. We are happy to consult him
We appreciated doctors helpful guidance and was able to exchange ideas for further physical therapy.
I am motivated to accept his diagnosis.
Patience, time to taken to understand the underlying issues, diagnosis, treatment protocol and simplified explanation
I have had 3 consulting sessions with Dr.Karthik and each time he has left with more admiration for his prowess.
Dr.Karthik is someone extremely confident of his diagnostic ***** ********** ** *** ****** ** ********** He keeps it simple and practical and ensures that the patient is left reassured and in safe hands.
He is someone who takes time to understand the background of the person whom he is dealing with and adopts a mechanism which would suit his or her day to day lifestyle and profession. It's always a pressure dealing with Dr.Karthik and I would highly recommend him to any individual who has specific spine related problems.
Friendly approach by doctor., Explained clearly about the medication and future management. Strongly recommend this doctor for any one who want to visit this doctor