Dr. Avtar S Matharoo did his MBBS, MD Anesthesiology from IGMC, Shimla and FIPP(USA). He had his training in Interventional Pain management techniques from the best in the world, at Delhi, Kolkata, Hungary (Budapest). He has done a certificate course in ‘Palliative Care’ under the auspices of ‘Indian Association of Palliative Care (IAPC)’, from PGIMER, Chandigarh.
He is affiliated to ‘World Institute of Pain (WIP)’, Texas, USA and ‘International Association for the Study of Pain (IASP)’, New York, USA. He is also a life member of the ‘Indian Society for the Study of Pain (ISSP)’.
Awarded FIPP i.e. Fellowship of Interventional Pain Practice by World Institute of Pain, Texas, USA. Enters an elite class of around 810 pain physicians around the world to have achieved this feat.
Dr Matharoo is invited as an honourary faculty and chairperson at national level pain conferences, including at AIIMS, New Delhi and PGIMER, Chandigarh.
He is also involved in many charity programmes for the welfare of poor and down trodden at national and international levels. He has visited many African countries in this regard.