Dr. Gopinathan Raju is an anaesthesiologist and intensive and critical care specialist. He has special interests in interventional pain management and treatment of chronic neck and back pain using nonsurgical methods.
He completed his MBBS at Kasturba Medical College in India, Masters of Medicine in Anaesthesiology at the University of Malaya, and fellowship in pain medicine and certificate in advanced training in pain medicine in Australia.
Pain Care Centre at Pantai is devoted to providing treatments specially designed to help patients cope with the physical pain they experience. The clinic offers a wide range of pain therapies while specializing in a multimodal treatment of pain using lasers, physiotherapy, psychology, and pharmacology interventions. These are then combined with the latest interventional pain techniques that most effectively alleviate pain. Founded by pain medicine specialist and anaesthetist Dr. Gopinathan Raju, the clinic has special interest in treating pain with spinal origin, pain as a cancer symptom, and joint-related pain. Dr. Gopi’s radical thoughts on pain make him an important proponent of specialty pain medicine in Malaysia, and through local and international lectures as well as social media, he hopes to create awareness about the importance of pain therapy.