Dr Joanne Momsen is a medical graduate of the University of NSW. She trained as a specialist anaesthetist firstly at St George Hospital before travelling abroad to complete training at Singapore General Hospital. Here she gained experience treating complex neurological cases. She now works in private and public practice in the St George and Sutherland Shire region. Her areas of expertise are anaesthesia for neurosurgery, spine surgery and plastic/reconstructive surgery. She has a keen interest in preventing chronic pain after surgery.