DR BASANTH KENCHAIAH 

MBBS, DPM, DNB(PSYCHIATRY), FRANZCP CERT. ADDICTION PSYCHIATRY

With more than 17 years of experience in psychiatry, encompassing work in both the public and private sectors and an Advanced Certification in Addiction Psychiatry, Basanth brings a wealth of knowledge to his role at Pain Specialists Australia.

Basanth has special interest in a number of psychiatric conditions including psychosis, mood and anxiety disorders, and particularly in substance use alongside mental health disorders.

Apart from his work at Pain Specialists Australia, Basanth runs a consultation liaison service for Alcohol and Other Drug related presentations within the public mental health service, and consults at a GP clinic in Thornbury.