Dr Smith is a highly skilled and experienced Pain Specialist with expertise across a full spectrum of chronic pain treatment. This includes the best use of pain medicines, multidisciplinary pain management approaches, pain block procedures, and advanced interventional procedures including surgical implants for neuromodulation (spinal cord and peripheral stimulation).  He has worked in world leading centres in the UK, Germany, the USA and Australia. He is currently based at Guy’s and St Thomas’ Pain and Neuromodulation Centre in London.  His special interests include spinal pain, neuropathic pain (nerve pain), headache and facial pain, and Complex Regional Pain Syndrome. He believes that good communication is key to good outcomes. He has an impressive clinical research background and he teaches and lectures regularly on pain.

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Medical qualifications MBBS(Hons) MD FRCA FFPMRCA Consultant Pain Medicine

Year of qualification 1990


Current Memberships General Medical Council, Medical Defence Union, Royal College of Anaesthetists - Fellow, Fellow of the Faculty of Pain Medicine of the RCA, International Association for the Study of Pain, The British Pain Society, Neuromodulation Society of United Kingdom and Ireland, British Medical Association, World Institute of Pain Medicine