Consultant Profile

Dr Richard Griffiths

Dr Richard Griffiths BSc, MBBS, FRCA, FFPMRCA
Practicing at:
Spire Tunbridge Wells Hospital
  • Anaesthetics
    • Pain management
  • Pain relief
    Special clinical interests:


    • General anaesthesia
    • Regional and local anaesthetic techniques
    • Urology and general surgery
    • Spinal anaesthesia
    • Orthopaedics Gynaecology
    • Regional anaesthesia and day surgery
    • Enhanced recovery techniques

    Pain Management

    • Back pain and sciatica
    • Neck pain and brachialgia
    • Spinal intervention including injection therapy (epidurals, nerve injection, joint injections and radiofrequency dennervation)
    • Neuropathic pain (Neuralgia)
    • Chronic Regional Pain Syndrome
    • Fibromyalgia and widespread pain
    • Visceral pain
    • Post surgical pain
    • Complex analgesia management
    • Opioid management
    Research interests:
    • Ultrasound in Pain Management procedures
    • Neurpathic pain
    • Post surgical pain
    • Burn pain
    • Cancer pain
    Current NHS and /or university posts:

    Consultant in Anaesthesia and Pain Management Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust

    London Deanery - Programme Director for South Thames Pain Training

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

    Royal College of Anaesthetists

    Faculty of Pain Medicine, Royal College of Anaesthetists

    Association of Anaesthetists of Great Britain and Ireland

    British Pain Society

    International Association for the Study of Pain (IASP)

    Regional Advisor for Pain Medicine (South Thames)

    London Deanery Pain Training Group (LPTAG)

    St George's School of Anaesthesia and South East School of Anaesthesia

    Contact Details 
    Telephone number to make a private appointment:
    01892 741 150
    Private secretary:
    Mrs Debbie Austen
    Private secretary telephone number:
    01892 614 600
    Private secretary fax:
    01892 614 500
    Private secretary email address:

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    Dr Richard Griffiths

    Dr Richard Griffiths Consultant in Anaesthesia and Pain Management at Spire Tunbridge Wells Hospital in Kent

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