Pain Centre

Are you using the wrong painkillers?

Fill in this questionnaire and find out.

Which type of pain do you regularly suffer from?










How often are you aware of the pain?




To relieve the pain, what type of painkiller do you take first?










If the pain isn't relieved, what type of painkiller do you take next?











How effective are the painkillers?





Do you stick to the prescribed dosage?



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Pain expert

Dr Raath originally specialised and worked as an anaesthesiologist in private practice. In 2008 he obtained his Fellowship In Interventional Pain Practice and since then has operated the the Pain Clinic at the Netcare Jakaranda Hospital in Pretoria which treats all forms of chronic pain. Read more here.

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