Dr Craig Montgomery

Dr Craig Montgomery

Anaesthetics 06134986

  • Bupa Platinum consultant
  • Fee assured
  • Open Referral network
Bupa Platinum consultant
Fee assured
Open Referral network

Specialises in

  • Pain medicine

About me

Dr Montgomery is a highly experienced pain medicine consultant who has formal training in all areas of pain management and holds a substantive NHS position at The Leeds Teaching Hospitals. He is a firm believer in patient centred care and aims to reduce pain and its secondary affects to allow patients to starting living again!

Dr�Montgomery completed his undergraduate medical training in 2006 from The University of Newcastle Upon Tyne. He completed his core anaesthetic training in the North East and then completed an educational fellowship with The University of Newcastle Upon Tyne including completing a Post Graduate Certificate in Medical Education. After this he returned home to Yorkshire to complete his anaesthetic training including advanced training in Pain Medicine. He has achieved fellowship of the Royal College of Anaesthetists (FRCA) and Faculty of Pain Medicine (FFPMRCA) and was added to the GMC specialist register in 2019.

Dr Montgomery was appointed as a consultant at The Leeds Teaching Hospitals in 2019 and works in Anaesthesia and�Pain Medicine. Here he manages a comprehensive range of pain related conditions and provides a wide array of services from assessment and advice through to complex interventions including neuromodulation.�He also works for Harrogate and District Foundation Trust supporting their Living with Pain service and Leeds Community Healthcare providing interventions, such as epidurals, for their spinal treatment service for acute sciatica.

Dr Montgomery has�an interest in medical education and is an Honorary Senior Lecturer with the University of Leeds. He�is the national examination preparation lead for the Faculty of Pain Medicine and is a member of their educational sub committee.�He actively supports a large pain medicine research portfolio in Leeds and is an expert advisor for NICE and the MHRA.�

Dr Montgomery has four young children which keeps him very busy outside work and he enjoys running, cycling and the Yorkshire countryside when time allows.

Areas of interest

Adults with the following conditions

Back pain; Coccydynia; Chronic pain; Complex regional pain syndrome; Facial pain; Joint pain; Neck pain; Neuropathic pain; Post-operative pain; Post-traumatic pain; Sciatica

Treatments offered

Epidural injections; Joint injections; Medial branch blocks; Nerve injections; Radiofrequency denervation; Spinal cord stimulation

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Procedures completed

  • A5790

    Sacroiliac joint injection under image guidance (and bilateral) - (1-5)

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