Dr Francis Babatola

Dr Francis Babatola

Pain Management Consultant

BSc (Hons), MBBS, PhD (Wales), Dip. Anaesth, FRCA (UK), FFPMRCA

My major interest lies in management of chronic pain whether malignant or non-malignant. I started my training overseas (in Nigeria) and continued in the UK, first at the Cardiff group of hospitals in Wales, then the Royal Postgraduate Medical School at the Hammersmith in London and then at the Birmingham Group of Hospitals. I holds a PhD degree from the University of Wales.

I consult at Spire Little Aston Hospital on chronic pain syndromes and also carry out pain management procedures.

Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Francis Babatola at Spire include:

Pain management

Other treatments

  • Management of chronic malignant and non-malignant pain
  • Neuropathic pain
  • Nasal Resistance to airflow
  • Sympathetic maintained pain

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Additional information

Consultant Anaesthetist and Specialist in Pain Management, Walsall Manor Hospital

My hobbies include football, travelling and cooking. I love music and play the saxophone. I have also published some academic papers on the resistance of the nasal passage and has been cited in major ENT textbooks.
I'm also involved in direct development of local communities in Nigeria via locally derived charitable organisations.

Telephone 0121 580 7151
Private secretary Jennifer Hewins
Private secretary telephone 01922 656864
Private secretary email jennifer.hewins@walsallhospitals.nhs.uk