Dr Ashish Gulve

Consultant in Pain Management and Anaesthesia


Professional Membership

  • The British Pain Society

  • International Association for Study of Pain

  • American Society of Regional Anaesthesia and Pain Medicine

  • The Neuromodulation Society of UK & Ireland

  • International Spinal Intervention Society

  • The World Institute of Pain


Clinical Interests

  • Chronic Low Back, Thoracic (mid and upper back), and Neck Pain

  • Sciatica, Brachialgia, and other Spinal Nerve Problems

  • Coccygodynia (Pain coming from coccyx)

  • Muscle Pain (sprains, fibromyalgia, muscular tender points)

  • Neuralgias

  • Interventional Pain Management

  • Failed Back Surgery Syndrome

  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome



Personal profile

Dr Ashish Gulve qualified (MBBS) from Amravati University, India in 1990. He then completed three years of postgraduate training in Anaesthesia in Mumbai to qualify as a Consultant Anaesthetist in 1993 and subsequently worked in the premiere medical institutes in India.

Dr Gulve moved to the UK in 1997 and undertook further specialist training across London, The Midlands and Newcastle upon Tyne. He completed advanced pain training in the James Cook University Hospital, Middlesbrough and then worked as an Instructor in Pain Management at the Washington University School of Medicine in Saint Louis, USA for over one year. He has been a Consultant in Pain Management & Anaesthesia in the NHS from 2006.

Dr Gulve is involved in a number of research trials and has many national and international presentations and publications to his credit.

He is skilled in all the mainstream interventional and non-interventional pain management techniques such as Epidural Injections (Cervical, Thoracic, Lumbar, Caudal), Facet Joint Injections (Cervical, Thoracic, Lumbar), Nerve Root Blocks (Cervical, Thoracic, Lumbar, Sacral), Percutaneous Automated Mechanical Discectomy, Peripheral Nerve Blocks, Radiofrequency Procedures (Cervical, Thoracic, Lumbar, Sympathetic Ganglia), Sacroiliac joint injections & Radiofrequency, Spinal Cord Stimulation for all the indications, Sympathetic Blocks (Celiac Plexus, Stellate , Splanchnic, Lumbar, Hypogastric, Ganglion Impar etc) and Trigger Point Injections.

In his spare time Dr Gulve enjoys DIY, travelling and spending time with his family and friends.

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