Dr Vadasseri completed training in psychiatry and is a Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists. She also holds a degree in Master of Psychological Medicine from Monash University. She is also a Fellow of the Faculty of Pain Medicine of the Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists.
By way of background, Dr Vadasseri obtained her MBBS medical degree in 1987. She completed training as a consultant anaesthetist in 1991 overseas, before transitioning to psychiatry training at Southern Health.
She has a keen interest in working with people who have chronic pain, psychological difficulties and mood and personality disorders. She completed her pain medicine training at St. Vincent’s Hospital, Melbourne and Melbourne Pain Group. She has worked as the Consultant Psychiatrist at the Pain Clinics in Monash Health and St. Vincent’s Hospital.
She works privately at Melbourne Pain Group.