Pain Management

Pain managementAt BMI The Beaumont Hospital we understand that chronic back pain, neck pain and persistent headaches can be troublesome.

That's why we have a dedicated pain management team who specialise in dealing with chronic pain from your head to your toes.

Our aim with all treatments is to support and assist you to manage pain more effectively and improve your quality of life. Some of the conditions we treat at BMI The Beaumont Hospital include:

  • Chronic headaches
  • Chronic low back pain
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Headaches and migraines
  • Head and neck pain
  • Herniated discs
  • Joint pain (facet & sacroiliac)
  • Neuropathic pain
  • Persistent post-surgical pain
  • Post spinal surgery pain
  • Reflex sympathetic dystrophy
  • Spinal pain/sciatica

Private and self-paying patients

At BMI The Beaumont Hospital private and self-paying patients benefit from quick access to appointments with an experienced pain management consultant, as well as diagnostic tests including x-ray, ultrasound and MRI (where appropriate). We also offer fast referrals on to other specialist consultants and physiotherapists where necessary to continue your treatment and care.

You can make an appointment directly with one of our consultants at BMI The Beaumont Hospital, or if you prefer, you can ask your GP to refer you (this may be necessary if you have private medical insurance).

NHS patients

At BMI The Beaumont Hospital we have two pathways in place for NHS patients. If you are an NHS patient, please take a moment to read what pain management pathway is applicable to you.

Bolton NHS patients

Under this service, patients will have their initial appointment with Clinical Specialist Miss Katy Washington. Katy will assess patients before directing them on to one of four services identified as most suitable. This includes individual physiotherapy, an appointment with Clinical Psychologist Mrs Kay Rowlands, an appointment with Dr Joshua Adedokun, Consultant in Pain Management, or group sessions with a multidisciplinary team.

Non-Bolton NHS patients

Patients from outside the Bolton area will be referred directly to Dr Joshua Adedokun, who will assess and discuss the appropriate pain management options.

Our consultants

Please call 01204 404 404 for more information on the pain management service at BMI The Beaumont Hospital. Alternatively, you can make an online enquiry here.