Consultant Profile

Dr Muhammad Ather

Practicing at:
Spire Hartswood Hospital, Spire Roding Hospital
  • Pain relief
    Special clinical interests:
    Interventional pain management
    Drug delivery devices
    Implantable neuromodulation
    Current NHS and /or university posts:
    Consultant in Pain Management, Barking, Havering and Redbridge University Hospitals NHS Trust
    Year of first medical qualification:
    Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:

    Fellow of Royal College of Anaesthetists
    Fellow of Interventional Pain Practice, World Institute of Pain
    British Pain Society

    Contact Details 
    Telephone number to make a private appointment:
    01277 266 766
    Dr Ather consults at Spire Hartswood Hospital on Monday and Wednesday evenings
    Background Information 
    Professional profile:

    Dr Muhammad Ather is a consultant in pain management at Spire Hartswood Hospital, Brentwood, and Spire Roding Hospital, Redbridge (both in Essex), offering pain treatment in our clean and comfortable private hospitals.

    Dr Muhammad Ather qualified in 1983. Dr Ather is a consultant in pain management at Barking, Havering and Redbridge University Hospitals NHS Trust.

    In his private practice at Spire Hartswood Hospital and Spire Roding Hospital, he has the benefit of modern MRI and CT scanning facilities and specialist physiotherapy services, including hydrotherapy.

    For carefully selected patients in whom conservative treatments have failed, Dr Ather offers some of the latest interventional procedures to manage spinal pain. These day case treatments are performed under X-ray control and include facet joint injections, sacro-iliac joint cool radiofrequency denervation, nerve root blocks, radiofrequency lesioning of intervertebral disc, epidural injections and disc biacuplasty.

    Dr Ather organises and runs courses in pain management, including an annual hands-on cadaver workshop in London, with a faculty of pain management colleagues from the UK, Europe and USA.

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    Dr Muhammad Ather

    Dr Muhammad Ather, consultant in pain management Spire Hartswood private hospital, Brentwood, Essex

    Essex Bones and Joints Service

    Dr Ather is a member of the Essex Bones and Joints Service.

    Visit the Essex Bones and Joints Service website

    For more information or to book an appointment

    To book an appointment with Dr Ather or another specialist consultant, call 01277 266 766.

    For other enquiries, including guide prices for treatment, call 01277 266 761. 

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