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Pain Awareness MonthRead More
Irish doctor down under: I’m proud of how Ireland has handled the Covid-19 crisisRead More
COVID-19 – Pain Matrix has now gone almost entirely to online consultations via Skype.Read More
We wanted to let you all know that Pain Matrix has now gone almost entirely to online consultations via Skype. We are following both federal and local requirements for our essential admissions whether they be infusion therapies or operating theatre procedures. We have plans and countermeasures in place to manage...
Pain Matrix proudly sponsored the International Cadet ChampionshipsRead More
Migraines in childhood and adolescence: more than just a headacheRead More
Article by Dr Michael Vagg Headaches are uncommon in toddlers. But between the ages of three and seven, around 5% to 50% of children experience headaches of some type. From seven to fifteen years, headache prevalence peaks at up to 75%. The vast majority of headaches experienced are tension-type headaches...
Health Check: What Causes Headaches?Read More
Article by Dr Michael Vagg We all get headaches from time to time. In fact, nearly every second person in the world had a headache at least once in the past year. But these can feel very different, depending on which of the nearly 200 types of headache you have....
Knee Pain Before and After — Confidence, Expectation, Disappointment and HopeRead More
Dr Diarmuid McCoy was an invited speaker at the Annual Scientific Congress of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons in Sydney (May 2018). He addressed the post op and Trauma Pain Section on modern management of chronic knee pain before and after total knee replacement. The title of the lecture...
Medical Marijuana/Medicinal CannabisRead More
Dr Nash and Dr McCoy have been asked to contribute a paper on the evidence around so called medical marijuana or medicinal cannabis. Please click HERE to see the summary and key messages of this artical.
The International Cadet Class Sailing TeamRead More
The international Cadet Class sailing team recently visited Geelong for a training weekend. All the staff of Pain Matrix Geelong are very proud that our colleague Tristan Shipsides, was asked to lead a session of physiotherapy for the entire team. Tristan in addition to having a specific interest in persistent...