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Dr Ola Olukoga

Pain Management
MB BS, FFARCSI, Diploma Pain Management

Practising at

Spire Little Aston Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Ola Olukoga at Spire include:

Other treatments

Anaesthetics

Pain management

Special clinical interests:

Back and neck  pain

Neuropathic pain

Complex Regional Pain Syndrome

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Professional profile

I was appointed as Consultant in Anaesthesia and Pain Management at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital Gateshead in February 2003. I am the lead clinician for the Multidisciplinary Pain Service. Having trained in Anaesthesia and Pain Management at Leicester and Newcastle, I also undertook a Diploma in Pain Management at the University of Cardiff. This training provided me with a broad based multidisciplinary training in Pain management and I apply an evidenced based bio psychosocial approach in my assessment and management of pain patients.

I treat all aspects of chronic pain and performs a wide range of pain intervention techniques including Epidurals, Trigger point injections, Medial branch block and Radiofrequency lesioning for the treatment of back pain patients. I also undertake medico legal work.


Clinical Interests

Pain management

Back pain Neuropathic pain Complex Regional Pain Syndrome

Private contact details

Telephone 0191 418 8636
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Qualification and professional memberships

MBBS / University of Ibadan, Ibadan Nigeria / 1986
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery

FFARCSI / RCSI Dublin / 1995
Fellow Faculty of Anaesthetist, Royal College of Anaesthetists, Ireland

Diploma in Pain Management / University of Cardiff / 2005
Diploma in Pain Management


Professional memberships

British Pain Society

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Current NHS posts

Consultant Anaesthesia and Pain Management, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Gateshead

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