ABOUT US

Dr Richard Stuckey specialises in treating neck and back pain.

About Dr Stuckey (MB BS DRCOG):


 

Specialised Areas:

  • Neck and Back Pain
  • Percutaneous Neuromyotomy
  • Trigger Point Needling
  • Prolotherapy
  • Acupuncture
  • Naturopathy

 

About Dr Stuckey:

DOB 08/02/1950
School and University in Melbourne
Graduated MS BS 1973
Married 1977 and children born 1979 and 1981.

1974, 1975 Residency at Geelong Base Hospital
1976,1977 Residency and registrar years at Adelaide Childrens Hospital.
1978 Obstetric Diploma
1978 to 1987 general practice in Adelaide.
1987 moved to Coolangatta, Queensland
1987 to 2008 general practice in Coolangatta.
1988 introduced to “percutaneous rhizolysis” [Nesfield’s Treatment] for chronic back and neck pain.
1990 published 2 papers in The Journal Of Neurological and Orthopedic Medicine and Surgery.
1991 presented this work at neurosurgical meeting in Las Vegas. Subsequent presentations given at medical  conferences in Australia, Europe and UK.
1994 published book, “Say Good-Bye to Back Pain”. Reprinted 1995.
1998 attended courses in Prolotherapy. Initial one in Adelaide the follow up courses in Seattle and Santa Barbara.
1998—2008 continued treating thousands of cases of chronic back pain with either Nesfield’s Treatment or Prolotherapy.
2004 The first doctor outside USA trained by the Pfeiffer Treatment Centre in the targeted nutritional treatment of mental illness.
Attended conferences of The Autism Research Centre in 2004, 2006, 2008.
2004—2008 presented papers at many medical conferences.
Preparing medical paper of a 12 month follow-up on 567 cases of various mental illnesses.