Dr Azfer Usmani

Consultant Anaesthetist & Pain Specialist

MBBS, FRCA, FCARCSI, FFPMRCA

Clinical Interests

  • Pain Medicine

Professional Memberships

  • British Pain Society
  • International Association for the Study of Pain
  • World Institute of Pain
  • Royal College of Anaesthetists

Useful Links

Call 0808 301 8606

Personal profile

Dr Azfer Usmani trained in South East England in pain medicine and anaesthetics, part of his training being at Guys & St Thomas Hospitals and St Georges  Hospital. He has obtained the FRCA and FFPMRCA from the Royal College of Anaesthetists, UK. He was appointed as a consultant in Pain Medicine at Forth Valley Royal  Hospital since June 2011.

Having worked in the pain medicine departments of nine hospitals over a period of five years, Dr Usmani has acquired a wide experience in managing chronic pain in a variety of patients and using multimodal and multidisciplinary techniques. He is proficient in ultrasound guided nerve injections. He is very good in x- ray guided facet joint radio frequency denervation, sacroiliac joint denervation and is competent in selective nerve root blocks. He has also implanted spinal cord stimulators.

Year qualified:

1998