Consultant Profile

Dr Uditha Bopitiya

Dr Uditha Bopitiya MB BS, MD, FRCA
Practicing at:
Spire Wellesley Hospital
  • Anaesthetics
    • Pain management
Special clinical interests:
Chronic pain management
- Low back pain
- Cervico brachialgia
- Neuropathic pain (neuralgia/radicular pain)
- Osteoarthritis
- Myofacual pain / fibromyalgia
- Discogenic pain, neucleoplasty / IDET
- Vertibroplasty and kyphoplasty for vertibral fractures
- Radiofrequency techniques
Research interests:
Use of Opioids in chronic non cancer pain
Current NHS and /or university posts:
Southend University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Year of first medical qualification:
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:
Royal College of Anaesthetists
The British Pain Society
Association of Anaesthetists, G.B.I.
Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
01702 447 921
Personal email address:
Background Information 
Professional profile:
I am a anaesthetic & chronic pain management specialist. I have been a consultant in chronic pain since 2001. My initial training was at U.C.L. hospital, London between 1997 and 2001. My Chronic Pain fellowship training was completed at St. Batholomews, Royal London, U.C.L.H. and Whipps Cross hospitals. I have special training in IDET treatment in discogenic pain and radio frequency treatment for low back pain. I also do veribroplasty & kyphoplasty for acute vertibral fractures.

I currently hold a consultant anaesthetist post at Southend Hospital NHS Trust and prior to that at N.E. Lincolnshire Hospital NHS Trust.

I have done a diploma in Pain Management at Leicester University
Personal profile:
Playing table tennis

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Dr Uditha Bopitiya

Dr Uditha Bopitiya Anaesthetics Consultant, Southend On Sea, Essex, private hospital specialist.

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