Dr Gaurav Chhabra
Consultant Pain Medicine and Anaesthesia
MBBS, FRCA, FFPMRCA
"Bristol Spire Hospital has a dedicated and highly experienced team that aims to treat and look after patients, providing them with high standards of clinical care."
I am a Consultant in Pain medicine and Anaesthesia. My subspecialty interest is in Headache, Musculoskeletal and Neuropathic Pain.
I specialise in interventions for treatment of pain in the neck and lower back, such as Epidurals, Nerve root blocks, Medial branch blocks and Radiofrequency techniques.
I am a local Pain Medicine Educational Supervisor in the North Bristol NHS Trust and an Associate Examiner for the European Diploma in Pain Medicine.
Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Gaurav Chhabra at Spire include:
I am a Consultant in Pain management with a subspecialist interest in:
Spire Bristol Hospital is only able to provide Covid-19 tests to patients undergoing surgery at our hospital. Covid-19 testing or antibody tests are not available as a standalone service.
FFPMRCA / Faculty of Pain Medicine, The Royal College of Anaesthetists, London, UK / 2016
Fellow of the Faculty of Pain Medicine Royal College of Anaesthetists, UK
FFPRMCA is an Exit level qualification obtained following intensive and rigorous training in Pain Medicine
I devote 45 minutes of my time every alternate day to pursue Yoga, an exercise that focuses on strength, flexibility and breathing. On alternate days, I keep fit by brisk walking, followed by some routine exercises.
I enjoy travelling, both at home and abroad, visiting different places, and have a keen interest in understanding different cultures and lifestyles.
I also enjoy reading, walking and eating out/socialising with family. Friends are regularly welcomed and enjoyed.