Dr Yuvraj Kukreja

Consultant in Pain Medicine and Anaesthesia


Specialises in

I am a Consultant in Anaesthesia and Pain Medicine at the University Hospitals of Leicester. I am dual trained in pain medicine and anaesthesia in a career spanning more than a decade in India and the United Kingdom. I have been awarded a fellowship in anaesthesia and pain medicine by the Royal College of Anaesthetists, London. My practice is evidence based, with a focus not only on clinical but also the biopsychosocial aspects which contributes to the overall pain experience. I offer individualised and holistic treatment which goes beyond medications and interventions. I promote involvement of a multidisciplinary team to manage complex chronic pain conditions.

My area of expertise includes ultrasound and X-ray guided pain procedures. I am a faculty at various national and international pain medicine courses and events.


Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Yuvraj Kukreja at Spire include:


Other treatments

  • Headache and facial pain
  • Trigeminal neuropathic pain
  • Abdominal pain
  • Neck pain
  • Shoulder, hip and knee pain
  • Neuropathic pain
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Chronic post surgical pain
  • Complex regional pain syndrome
  • Radio frequency treatment

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Additional information

Pain management

MBBS / India / 2005
Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery

DA / India / 2009
Diploma in anaesthesia

EDAIC / The European Society of Anaesthesiology & ICU / 2015
European Diploma in Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care examination

EDRA / The European Society of Regional Anaesthesia and Pain / 2016
European Diploma of Regional Anaesthesia

FRCA / Royal College of Anaesthesia – United Kingdom / 2021
Fellowship of the Royal College of Anaesthetists

FFPMRCA / Royal College of Anaesthetists – United Kingdom / 2023
Fellowship of the Faculty of Pain Medicine of the Royal College of Anaesthetists

Professional memberships

Royal College of Anaesthetist

Professional leadership

Day Case Lead for Leicester General Hospital

University Hospitals of Leicester.

Private secretary Mr Pippa Powley
Private secretary telephone 0116 2168175
Private secretary email pippa.powley@camaservices.co.uk