Dr Doger is a Consultant in Anaesthetics & Pain
Management. He is a specialist in treatment for Lower Back Pain, Neck Pain,
Chronic Pain, Joint Pain, consultant for Epidural Injections, Facet Joint
Injections in Birmingham, UK. Dr Doger has been the Associate Medical Director
at John Taylor Hospice. He is based at University Hospitals Birmingham which
includes Solihull, Good Hope Heartlands and Queen Elizabeth Hospitals. He also
provides support to the Birmingham Community HealthCare Clinic Back Pain Service.
While deciding on which consultant or doctor to see for your
back pain or chronic pain kindly ensure the doctor has the following
This is qualification is awarded by the British Pain Society
(Royal College of Anaesthetists) and is the accepted benchmark. Consultants
possessing this qualification are on the Specialist Register and have the
requisite experience and expertise to assess and manage patients with Chronic
Pain and related conditions.
Dr Doger accepts self-referrals; and can liaise with your
doctor to request your medical records.
Dr Doger also has a special interest in Cancer Pain
Management. He runs a Specialised Cancer & Palliative Pain Clinic in
Birmingham, United Kingdom. This is NHS and charity funded clinic that he started
himself after realising the unmet need of a very vulnerable subset of patients.
He specialises in neurodestructive neuraxial procedures. Cancer pain management
is a highly specialized area with only a handful of consultants being able to
perform highly complex procedures.
He was till very recently the Clinical Lead for Pain
Services at Solihull Hospital, Good Hope Hospital and Heartlands Hospital but
stepped down to concentrate on his cancer pain work, which he finds very
He has authored various publications, presented case reports
about rare and difficult cases in various national and international meetings.
Dr Doger was also recently invited to USA to teach and share his expertise. He
is in a select group of a handful of consultants around the world who are able
to perform highly complex procedures for patients suffering with pain. He has
also taught and lectured in Chicago and Delaware.
Dr Doger has trained locally in the West Midlands and understands the needs of the local population. He was also awarded FFPMRCA, the benchmark qualification recognised by the Faculty of Pain management: (Royal College of Anaesthetists). He is proficient in all aspects of back & neck Pain management:. He routinely performs epidural injections, nerve root blocks, cervical/thoracic/lumbar facet joint injections and medial branch blocks.
He also performs Sacroiliac joint injections, trochanteric bursa, Occipital nerve & trigger point injections. He is currently the Clinical Lead (Pain management:) at Solihull, Heartlands & Good Hope Hospitals. He was also appointed an Honorary Research Fellow at Solihull Pain Research Clinic, which gave him a unique insight into the management of complex painful conditions. One of his key objectives is to support improvement in the cancer pain services, which he feels passionately about.