After graduating in Medicine, Dr. Saxena completed his postgraduate training in Anaesthesia & Pain management from a premier centre of Delhi University before moving to the UK. He completed his anaesthetic training, working, in most of the hospitals of South Wales. He successfully completed his advanced training and fellowship in Pain Medicine. He has also obtained a Masters degree in Pain Management (MSc), from Cardiff University, to complement his broad based clinical experience. He has also been to various world-renowned pain treatment centres, in UK and abroad to gain further specialised clinical experience.
He offers the full range of medicinal and interventional treatments for all painful conditions and has a special interest in knee, shoulder and back pain. He uses motivational interviewing and shared decision making tools to support patients make their own treatment choices.
Dr. Saxena is the clinical lead for inpatient pain management at Cwm Taf University Health Board. He has also led the development of a South Wales’ Network of Acute Pain teams (SwNAP) to raise the standards of inpatient pain management.
Dr. Saxena is also a Senior Lecturer in Neurosciences at Cardiff University and actively involved in research. He has presented at national and international scientific meetings and regularly gets invited to talk about pain management to medical students and colleagues of other specialties.