Dr Timothy Scholz is a Specialist Anaesthetist and Pain Physician devoted to improving the quality of life of people suffering from chronic pain. He offers outpatient appointments, day patient and inpatient care at Robina Private Hospital.
Having suffered with chronic pain he understands its potential impacts on every aspect of life and how, when effectively managed, it can radically improve a patient's happiness and wellbeing.
Dr Scholz promotes a patient centred multidisciplinary approach to the management of chronic pain. Each patient is encouraged to become the manager of their pain and is provided with the resources to assist and guide them. Therapy consists of a combination of physical rehabilitation, cognitive rehabilitation, psychological techniques, pharmacotherapy and pain interventions. The latter include radiofrequency denervation, peripheral and central nerve stimulation and epidural steroid injections.
Dr Scholz started in physical sciences with a B.Sc.(Hons), Master of Science and Ph.D. in theoretical physics. After several years of research in the physical sciences, Dr Scholz changed career paths and obtained his MBBS at the University of Queensland in 2002. He spent five years as a rural practitioner in northern and western Queensland
before obtaining a fellowship in anaesthesia and completing post graduate training in chronic pain.
- FANZCA , MBBS , B.Sc.(Hons) , M.Sc.
- Appointments and Referrals
Please contact Robina Private Hospital's private practice medical team.Phone: 07 5665 5155Fax: 07 5665 5198