Dr Sadiq Bhayani
Consultant in Pain Medicine and Anaesthesia
Dr Bhayani is highly qualified in both ultrasound-guided pain injections and X-ray guided interventional pain procedures. To enhance his experience in interventional pain medicine he completed a fellowship program at the University of Toronto, Canada. He is the first doctor in the United Kingdom to qualify and achieve Certified Interventional Pain Sonology (CIPS) examination conducted by the World Institute of Pain. He is also a Fellow of Interventional Pain Practice (FIPP).
He has a special interest in pain arising from musculoskeletal and degenerative joint disorders including shoulder, knee and hip osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis. In addition, Dr Bhayani looks after patients with back and neck pain, sciatica, myofascial pain and abdominal pain.
Dr Bhayani is proficient in ultrasound-guided injection for various pains including joint pains, migraines, tension and occipital headaches, pelvic pain, neuropathic pain (nerve pain), chronic pain after surgery and complex regional pain syndrome as well as in many other conditions. The use of ultrasound improves accurate target locations and the effectiveness of administered injections, it also reduces the rate of complications associated with the procedure.
He also specializes in the use of ultrasound-guided radiofrequency treatment of various chronic pain conditions to prolong the duration of pain relief offered by traditional nerve blocks.
Dr Bhayani offers regenerative medicine treatments including Prolotherapy and Platelet Rich Plasma therapies to aid the rehabilitation process.
Dr Bhayani is founder of the Leicester Pain Education, Mumbai Pain School and Gulf Pain School. In addition, he runs various pain management courses both nationally and internationally. He has authored and co-authored book chapters and research articles in well known medical journals.
His goal is to help patients with long standing pain better manage their pain and to improve their function and quality of life using the bio-psycho-social approach. The Health Suite is excited to be able to offer a comprehensive Pain Clinic led by Dr Bhayani.
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