- Bupa Platinum consultant
- Fee assured
- Verified account
- Open Referral network
- Pain medicine
- Video and telephone consultations
Matt Brown is a consultant in pain medicine at the Royal Marsden Hospital and is a leading expert in the field of pain in cancer survivors. He trained at King’s College London, graduating with distinction in 2004. Whilst a medical student he was awarded a number of prizes for academic achievement including the War Memorial and Wolfson Foundation Scholarships.
His clinical training in pain medicine was conducted at The Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital and the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery providing a comprehensive grounding in the diagnosis and management of a broad variety of pain conditions. During his pain training he successfully gained fellowship of the Faculty of Pain Medicine and undertook extensive training in Western Medical Acupuncture.
Matt fulfilled his long-term interest in clinical research by gaining a place on the prestigious National Institute for Health Research’s Academic Clinical Fellowship Programme. This enabled him to conduct novel, award-winning research into pain at both Imperial College and King’s College, London. Subsequently Matt completed a Doctorate in Medicine at the Institute of Cancer Research (becoming the first anaesthetist in the Institute’s history to do so and winning the Chairman’s Prize at graduation).
Matt takes a comprehensive and holistic approach to the management of pain, utilising a range of treatments to reduce symptoms and improve functional levels. His interests include persistent post-surgical pain, Chemotherapy Induced Peripheral Neuropathy (CIPN) and other painful neuropathies, visceral pain, Western Medical Acupuncture, nerve (neuropathic) pain and pain from bone metastases.
Areas of interest
Pain in cancer survivors;
Chemotherapy induced peripheral neuropathy;
Persistent post-surgical pain;
Western Medical Acupuncture
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant in Pain Medicine, The Royal Marsden Hospital, London
Honorary Associate Faculty, The Institute of Cancer Research (ICR).
Research interests in cancer pain
Member of the Professional Standards Committee, Faculty of Pain Medicine
Courses offered to GPs
I am always happy to deliver talks in the field of pain medicine.
Reference number 6103873
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.