Dr Bashir was first appointed as a consultant in 2007 His training has included a Fellowship in Pain Medicine under the guidance of Professor Rowbotham (1st Dean of The Faculty of Pain Medicine) and Dr Beverly Collett (one of the pioneers of pain medicine).
To enhance his training he spent time in Perth Australia, as a rheumatology registrar and in London working in haematology and oncology. This provided him with a greater understanding of pain and suffering in chronic and cancer related disease.
He is a founder member of the prestigious Faculty of Pain Medicine.. He has a deep understanding of all aspects of pain and a great deal of experience in managing it.
He is a good listener and believes in a holistic approach to pain management with the aim of helping maintain quality of life, keeping patients at work or returning them to work where possible.
He uses novel therapies like botox, which is NICE approved and platelet injections for tendon problems and arthritis. He has a particular interest in backpain and nerve ablation techniques to prolong pain relief.
He is published in the area of radiofrequency ablation of the suprascapular nerve used in shoulder pain. He has presented a poster at the British Pain Society using lidocaine infusions in the management of fibromyalgia.
Anaesthesia and Pain Medicine as well as Spinal Pain.
Treatments and tests offered by Dr Intazar Bashir at Nuffield Health
- Lumbar sympathetic blocks
- General anaesthetic
- Trigger Point Injections
- Pain clinic
- Sacroiliac joint injections
- Image guided joint injections
- Facet joint injections
- Epidural anaesthetic
- Guanethidine block injections
- Nerve blocks
- Royal College of Anaesthetists
- Faculty of Pain Medicine
Other posts held
- Consultant in Anaesthesia and Pain Medicine Western Sussex Hospitals FT
Insurers Dr Intazar Bashir works with
Dr Intazar Bashir works with the following private medical insurance providers:
- Aviva Health
- AXA PPP Healthcare
- AXA PPP International
- Bupa On Demand
- CS Healthcare
- Exeter Family Friendly
- Medical Care Direct
- Tesco Bank
- Universal Provident
- Vitality Health (Pru Health)
- Westfield Health WPA
Dr Intazar Bashir does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.
Dr Intazar Bashir does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.
Dr Intazar Bashir does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.