About

Dr Hucker is a highly qualified specialist in all aspects of pain medicine with particular interest in interventional pain management and cancer pain management. He promotes an honest, compassionate and professional approach to help people maximize comfort and daily living.

Epworth hospital locations

Hospital

Epworth Freemasons Victoria Parade

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

Osler House

159 Wattletree Rd
Malvern VIC 3144

Special interests

  • Interventional pain medicine - all forms - nerve blocks, radiofrequency, neurostimulation
  • Neuropathic pain syndromes - CRPS, peripheral nerve damage, neuropathies
  • Head & neck pain - migraines, facial pain, trigeminal neuralgia, cervicogenic, occipital
  • Spinal pain - all forms - back pain, facet & sacroiliac joint, discogenic, post surgical
  • Cancer related pain, including post-mastectomy/post surgical pain

Education and training

  • Adjunct Lecturer Monash University, Melbourne

Research

  • Pre-op paravertebral blocks for possible prevention post mastectomy syndrome

Qualifications

  • MBBS Guy's and St Thomas' Hospital 1998
  • FRCA 2006
  • FRANZCA 2012

Professional Associations

  • FANZCA
  • FFPMANZCA
  • AMA
  • International Neuromodulation Society (INS)
Rehabilitation is delivered by a multidisciplinary team of clinicians who collaborate in providing care for patients, developing individualised programs and setting recovery goals.