Dr Kurian is a Consultant Anaesthetist with special interest in Pain Medicine. He has a strong background in Internal Medicine and Neurology and trained in Anaesthesia and Pain Medicine in the United Kingdom. His specialist training was in the South West Thames Anaesthetic Training Programme and he under took one year advanced Pain Medicine during that time. He went on to learn advanced interventional pain medicine under Professor Reiz at The University of Lausanne in Switzerland and under the auspices of the Spinal Intervention Society USA.
He has been a substantive Consultant specialising in Pain Medicine at the Surrey and Sussex NHS Trust from April 2002 and is fulltime private practice now.
Dr Kurian believes in the holistic approach to pain management, one that focuses not only on pain relief but also the functional and emotional well being of the patient.
He is a great advocate of patient empowerment through education and considers clinical consultation to be partnership based on effective communication and collaboration between the patient and the doctor.