Dr Abir Doger

Consultant Anaesthetist & Pain Specialist


Professional Memberships

  • Faculty of Pain management: (Royal College of Anaesthetists)
  • Royal College of Anaesthetists
  • British Pain Society
  • American Pain Society

Clinical Interests

  • Back/ Neck Pain management:
  • Complex Pain Syndromes
  • Cancer Pain management:
  • General & Regional Anaesthesia

Useful Links


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Personal profile

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 qualification: FFPMRCA

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 rewarding.

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.

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