- Bupa Platinum consultant
- Fee assured
- Verified account
- Open Referral network
- Pain medicine
- Video and telephone consultations
I, Dr Namita Arora, am a Consultant in Pain Medicine and Anaesthetics at Peterborough, Stamford and Hinchingbrooke Hospitals (North West Anglia NHS Foundation Trust). I have worked in this substantive Consultant post since 2014.
I am a Fellow of the Faculty of Pain Medicine of the Royal College of Anaesthetists (FFPMRCA). I have done advanced pain training from University Hospitals of Leicester and Guys and St. Thomasâ€™ hospital London. I have worked as a Locum Consultant in Pain Medicine and Anaesthetics at Oxford University Hospitals prior to my appointment as a substantive consultant.
She provide consultation, medical management and interventional treatment for a variety of chronic pain conditions including fibromyalgia, back pain, sciatica, sacroiliac joint pain, failed back surgery syndrome, abdominal pain, pelvic pain, vulvodynia, bladder pain syndrome, neck pain, neuropathic pain like post herpetic neuralgia, radicular pain, knee pain both pre and post-surgical, shoulder pain etc.
I provide back and neck steroid injections including facet joint injections, sacroiliac joint injections, epidurals, occipital nerve blocks for headaches, peripheral joint injections including knee shoulder and hip joint, trigger point injections, nerve root blocks for sciatica and radicular pain and radiofrequency treatment.
Areas of interest
I Specialise in pain medicine and my special interest includes
Back pain and sciatica,
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Anaesthetics and Pain Medicine North West Anglia NHS Foundation Trust
(Additional) Languages spoken
- Hindi - Native or bilingual
- FRCA The Royal College of Anaesthetists 2007
- FFPMRCA The Royal College of Anaesthetists 2012
- MBBS GSVM Medical College, Kanpur, India 1996
- MD KGMC Lucknow, India 2003
Reference number 6064730
Details of entry to specialist register
- Anaesthetics , 2013
Affiliations / memberships
Spine Intervention Society
British Pain Society
Royal College of Anaesthetists (Faculty of Pain Medicine)
Association of Anaesthetists of Great Britain and Ireland
The Royal College of Anaesthetists (Fellow of Pain Medicine)
General Medical Council
- Church EndBiddenhamBEDFORDMK40 4AW
- 09:00 - 18:30
- 07525 058787
Post treatment communication
Following treatment of a Bupa member, I will communicate with GPs in line with Department of Health, GMC and appropriate professional bodies guidelines.
In the event of an urgent query following treatment, Bupa members should use the following contact details
Dr. Namita Arora
Information for healthcare professionals (Bupa patients only, last 12 months)
Two or more injections into subcutaneous tissue / painful trigger point under local anaesthetic - (1-5)