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Dr James Blackburn

Consultant in Pain Management

Special interest

Pain Management

General interest

Head, neck and facial pain including Trigeminal Neuralgia,  neuropathic and musculoskeletal pain, back pain, sciatica, complex regional pain syndrome, and the early management of sport-related spinal pain.

Dr James Blackburn has been working as a pain medicine consultant at St George’s Hospital, London since 2005. This requires close liaison with neurologist and neurosurgical colleagues. He trained as a pain management specialist at the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery.

He has extensive experience in treating Trigeminal Neuralgia with medication and a highly-specialised interventional injection procedure known as Gasserian Gangliolysis. He also has extensive experience in the management of spinal pain as well as other pain of musculoskeletal origin as well as complex regional pain syndrome.

He also has a position as the primary educator for intermediate and senior training fellows at St George’s Hospital in London and sits on the board of the London Pain Training Advisory group.


Private Secretary

M: +44 7980 360121

Private clinic appointments:

Parkside Hospital, Wimbledon T. +44 20 8971 8026
St Anthony’s Hospital, Cheam T. +44 20 8335 4678/9

WNC is committed to protecting our patients and our staff from the Covid-19. We are continually monitoring government guidelines and advice from Public Health England to ensure our industry takes a united approach in ensuring the health, safety and wellbeing of our patients in tackling this virus.

WNC has developed a Virtual Therapy clinic that allows you to continue to access us for treatment that will allow you to continue with your rehab in the safety of your own home.

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Her Majesty the Queen May 2020