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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.


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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