Our consultants directory contains profiles of consultants that work at our hospitals on a permanent basis.
Consultant in Pain Medicine and Anaesthesia
Dr Kumar is a Consultant in Pain Medicine and Anaesthesia at Epsom and St Helier University Hospitals NHS Trust. Prior to this he was a Consultant in Pain Management at Royal Free Hospital, London. He has a special interest in interventional-multimodal chronic pain management. He is a Fellow of the Faculty of Pain Medicine of The Royal College of Anaesthetists, London. In addition, he is Member of the British Medical Acupuncture Society.
After acquiring the primary medical qualification, he completed his master’s degree in Anaesthesiology. He got his full registration with the General Medical Council in 2003 and underwent further specialist training in Anaesthesia and Pain Medicine at Royal infirmary, Glasgow and St Georges School of Anaesthesia, London. During this time he received Fellowships from the Royal College of Anaesthetists, London and the College of Anaesthetists of Ireland. He also had further training in in advanced spinal interventions techniques from ISIS, USA. In addition, he has extensive experience in Pain Medicine and Anaesthesia by working in the UK and abroad.
BSc, MBBS, MD, FRCA, FFPMRCA, FCARCSI, PG Cert. in Anaesthetic Medicine (Queen Mary University of London).
Special interests and treatments
Management of nerve injury related pain, arthritis, osteoporosis, back pain, complex regional pain syndromes and chronic post surgical pain.