Consultant Profile

Dr Opeyemi Babatola

Dr Opeyemi Babatola BSc (Hons), MBBS, PhD (Wales), Dip. Anaesth, FRCA (UK), FFPMRCA
Practicing at:
Spire Little Aston Hospital
  • Anaesthetics
    • Pain management
Special clinical interests:

Management of Chronic Malignant and Non-Malignant Pain
Special Interest in Management of Chronic Neuropathic Pain

Research interests:

Neuropathic Pain
Nasal Resistance to Airflow
Sympathetic Maintained Pain

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant Anaesthetist and Specialist in Pain Management, Walsall Manor Hospital

Year of first medical qualification:
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:

Fellow of the Royal College of Anaesthetists
Linkman to the Association of Anaesthetists in Great Britain and Ireland
Lead Clinician for Organ Donation, Organ Donation Committee, Manor Hospital, Walsall

Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
0121 580 7151
Private secretary:
Jennifer Hewins
Private secretary telephone number:
01922 656864
Private secretary email address:
Personal email address:
Tuesdays 4pm - 6pm
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Dr Babatola's major interest lies in management of chronic pain whether malignant or non-malignant.
He started his training overseas (in Nigeria) and continued in the UK, first at the Cardiff Group of Hospitals in Wales, then the Royal Postgraduate Medical School at the Hammersmith in London and then at the Birmingham Group of Hospitals. Dr Babatola holds a PhD degree from the University of Wales.
He consults at Spire Little Aston Hospital on chronic pain syndromes and also carries out pain management procedures.

Personal profile:

Dr Babatola hobbies include football, travelling and cooking. He is currently learning to play the saxophone.
Dr Babatola has published some academic papers on the resistance of the nasal passage and has been cited in major ENT textbooks.
He is involved in direct development of local communities in Nigeria via locally derived charitable organisations.

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