Dr Richard Sullivan is a Pain Medicine Specialist and Specialist Anaesthetist at Precision Brain, Spine and Pain Centre. He has an interest in post surgical pain and neuromodulation. He was recently the head of the acute and interventional pain service at Peter MacCallum Hospital in East Melbourne where he maintains an ongoing clinical role. His focus is now in clinical practice, research and advancing neuromodulation therapies in the private sector where he sees patients with a diverse range of conditions including post surgical pain syndromes in non cancer patients and cancer survivors. His professional appointments include Victorian Director of the Australian Pain Society, Chair of the Scientific Committee, Australian and New Zealand Neuromodulation Society and a number of pharmaceutical and medical device advisory boards. He is a national and international guest speaker for numerous specialist Colleges and Faculties.

Epworth hospital locations


Epworth Cliveden

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

Epworth Cliveden

29 Simpson Street
East Melbourne VIC 3002

Special interests

  • Post Surgical Pain
  • Neuromodulation


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