Dr Gaurav Chhabra is a Consultant in Pain Medicine and Anaesthesia at the North Bristol NHS Trust and is based at Southmead Hospital. He is also the Regional Advisor of the Faculty of Pain Medicine, Royal College of Anaesthetists for the southwest/Severn region.
His clinical expertise includes management of chronic pain conditions such as back and neck pain including whiplash injuries, knee pain, CRPS, pelvic pain, pain in the coccyx, abdominal pain, headache/facial pain and a variety of other musculoskeletal and neuropathic pain conditions.
He undertook his Pain training at some of the most reputable centres in the UK – St Bartholomew's Hospital, London and The James Cook University Hospital, Middlesbrough.
Dr Chhabra is skilled in various interventional pain management techniques such as epidurals, facet joint injections, nerve root blocks, radiofrequency denervation procedures in neck and back, and sacroiliac joint injections
He is also skilled in ultrasound guided peripheral nerve blocks and Botox injections for chronic migraine, and has an interest in spinal cord stimulation.
Treatments and tests offered by Dr Gaurav Chhabra at Nuffield Health
- Trigger Point Injections
- Pain clinic
- Epidural injection for pain relief
- Sacroiliac joint injections
- Image guided joint injections
- Facet joint injections
- Dorsal root ganglion block
- Royal College of Anaesthetists
- Neuromodulation Society of UK and Ireland
- European Society of Regional Anaesthesia
- Regional Anaesthesia UK
Other posts held
- Consultant in Pain Medicine and Anaesthesia, North Bristol NHS Trust
Insurers Dr Gaurav Chhabra works with
Dr Gaurav Chhabra works with the following private medical insurance providers:
- Aviva Health
- AXA PPP Healthcare
- AXA PPP International
- Benenden Health
- CS Healthcare
- Exeter Family Friendly
- Police Mutual
- Universal Provident
- Vitality Health (Pru Health)
- Westfield Health WPA
Dr Gaurav Chhabra does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.
Dr Gaurav Chhabra does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.
Dr Gaurav Chhabra does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.