Dr Faiz Noore
Specialist Pain Medicine Physician & Consultant Psychiatrist
MBBS (USyd), FRANZCP, MM (PSYCHOTHERAPY -USyd), FFPMANZCA, MM (Pain mangement-USYD)
Dr Faiz Noore is an Australian trained Specialist Pain Medicine Physician and Consultant Psychiatrist.
Dr Noore trained in Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry, the psychiatric subspecialty concerned mental health problems among people with complex medical & surgical problems, at Westmead Hospital, Sydney and St Mary’s Hospital, London. He has also completed additional training in psychodynamic psychotherapy and obtained a Master of Medicine Degree in the psychotherapy of people with personality difficulties.
After completing his psychiatric training, Dr Noore worked at Nepean Hospital as a Consultation-Liaison Psychiatrist. He became a member of the Nepean Hospital Pain Service and was admitted to the Fellowship of the Faculty of Pain Medicine, Australian & New Zealand College of Anaesthetists in 2001. Dr Noore has recently updated his pain management knowledge and skills by completing a Master of Medicine Degree in pain management.
Dr Noore treats patients with:
- Chronic Pain
- Psychiatric Disorders
- Chronic Pain complicated by Opioid Use Disorder
Dr Noore uses the following Treatment Modalities:
Rational Medication Prescribing – Dr Noore works collaboratively with his patients to help them slowly come off opioid medication. He does not prescribe strong opioid analgesics for patients until he has completed a careful evaluation and worked through the risks and benefits of opioid prescribing with his patients. This process requires a minimum of three consultations.
- Pharmacological therapy for chronic pain patient who have become opioid dependent as a result of chronic opioid therapy
- Pain Neuroscience Education
- CBT for Chronic Pain
- Psychodynamic Psychotherapy
(Dr Noore does not prescribe medicinal cannabis)
Area of Interest / Expertise
Complex spinal pain
Persistent Postoperative pain
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Failed Back Surgery Syndrome (FBSS)
MM (Pain Management)