Dr Vladimir  Gorelov

Dr Vladimir Gorelov

Consultant in Pain Medicine and Anaesthesia

Practising at

Spire Elland Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Vladimir Gorelov at Spire include:

Other treatments

• Diagnostic spinal blocks
• Minimally-invasive spinal interventions
• Radiofrequency ablation
• Acute and chronic spinal pain clinic

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Professional profile

Dr Gorelov has been a Consultant in Pain Medicine and Anaesthesia since 2006.

Dr Gorelov has also been a visiting Instructor in Anaesthesiology at University of Michigan, Ann Arbor (2003-2004).

Area of interest: Spinal pain syndromes - assessment and anatomical diagnosis: neck pain, back pain, upper and lower limb radicular pain (sciatica), sacroiliac joint pain, coccyx pain.

Clinical Interests

Pain management

Special Clinical interest: complex headaches and facial pain (cervicogenic headache, occipital neuralgia, cluster headache, refractory migraine).

Private contact details

Telephone For appointments at Spire Elland 01422 324041 or 324020


List of publications

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Qualification and professional memberships

PhD / Moscow / 1994
Doctor of Philosophy, Histology of respiratory failure

DESA / Moscow / 1997
European Society of Anaesthesiology

FRCA / London / 2000
Royal College of Anaesthetists

FFPMRCA / London / 2007
Faculty of Pain Medicine of Royal College of Anaesthetists

Professional memberships

Royal College of Anaesthetists
Faculty of Pain Medicine of the Royal College of Anaesthetists
International Headache Society
Spine Intervention Society
British Pain Society
BPS Headache Specialist Interest Group
BPS Interventional Pain Medicine Specialist Interest Group
European Society of Anaesthesiology
Association of Anaesthetists of Great Britain and Ireland

Professional leadership

Dr Gorelov has been an examiner for the European Diploma in Anaesthesiology since 2007.

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Research and Publication


Patient testimonal

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