Department of Health Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital
Pain Management (WA Pain Management Centre)

Tel: (08) 6457 3263
Location: Lower Ground Floor, G Block, Next To Podiatry (Via The Green Lifts)

  • Multidisciplinary approach to all aspects of chronic pain
  • Psychological counselling
  • Interventional anaesthetic techniques
  • Cognitive behavioural therapy
  • Exercise therapy
  • Pharmacological management
  • Close liaison between medical, physiotherapy, psychology, occupational therapy and nursing personnel

All specialists are contactable through the hospital switchboard on 6457 3333

Dr C Roger Goucke (HOD)
Dr P Max Majedi
Dr Chin-wern Chan
Dr Rajiv Menon
Dr Michael Veltman

Pain Fellow/Registrar

Specialist Interests

  • Cancer pain
  • Spinal cord stimulation
  • Intrathecal drug administration systems
  • Cognitive behavioural therapy

Outpatient Referrals

Referrals are prioritised by the Head of Department. Patients with cancer and acute herpes zoster will be seen urgently i.e within one week. As much information as possible (other specialist referrals, x-ray reports and tests) will aid the initial assessment. Limited multidisciplinary initial assessments are possible (medical, physiotherapy and psychology). The Pain Department Medical staff are always happy to discuss cases with the referring doctor.

Tel: (08) 6457 3263
Fax: (08) 6457 3481

For urgent referrals, medical staff and General Practitioners can telephone the hospital switchboard on 6457 3333 and page Registrar on page 3429

Clinic Sessions

Dr C Roger Goucke  Monday (am and pm)
Tuesday (am)
Dr P Max Majedi  Thursday (am and pm)
Dr Chin-wern Chan Monday (am)
Wednesday (am and pm)
Dr Rajiv Menon Tuesday (am and pm)
Wednesday (am)
Dr Michael Veltman Wednesday (am and pm)
Dr C Roger Goucke Monday (am)
Dr P Max Majedi  Thursday (am)
Dr Chin-wern Chan Wednesday (am)
Dr Rajiv Menon Tuesday (am)
Dr Michael Veltman Wednesday (pm, once a month)