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As experts in effective pain medicine and management, here at the London Pain Clinic we are experienced in employing numerous different interventions to help you experience life pain-free. However, we also recognise that some patients may want to find out as much as possible about their own condition themselves. With that in mind, our Information section provides articles and resources on everything from alternative therapies and botox to repetitive strain injury and whiplash. Simply click on a topic on the right to get started. Nevertheless, if you would like to book an appointment with one of our pain specialists, please call us on 020 7118 0250 or email the London Pain Clinic.

Back Pain

Back pain is a common medical complaint, with a vast number of complex causes and symptoms. The onset of back pain can often be due to subtle causes, such as poor posture. Symptoms can also be caused by abrupt trauma, such as the type sustained in a road accident or a fall, or a...

New research into alternative treatment for chronic pain – a London Pain Clinic patient discusses

At age 23, London Pain Clinic patient Erica Siegel was diagnosed with the rare connective tissue disorder, Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome, Mast Cell Activation Disorder, Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome, and Chronic Myofascial Pain Syndrome.  Read Erica’s blog and watch her BBC World News interview where lead researcher Professor J Michael McIntosh from the University of Utah discusses...

Outpatient Ultrasound Guided Injections at the London Pain Clinic

At the London Pain Clinic we offer outpatient injections under high resolution ultrasound image guidance using the latest clinical technology.  We use long acting local anaesthetic and steroid with or without Botox and other injectables such as viscosupplementation, subject to assessment.  You will first require an initial assessment with one of our Pain Consultants,...

Nerve Pain – Migraines

  A migraine is  defined as a throbbing or pulsating headache that is limited to one side of the head (a unilateral headache). They are usually characterised by severe pain and are accompanied by nausea and hypersensitivity to light and sound. The exact causes of migraines are scientifically unclear, but certain triggers have been...

Medication for the Treatment of Migraines

Migraines A migraine is defined as a throbbing or pulsating headache that is limited to one side of the head (a unilateral headache). They are usually characterised by severe pain and are accompanied by nausea and hypersensitivity to light and sound. The exact causes of migraines are scientifically unclear, but certain triggers have been...

Botox (Botulinum Toxin A) for the Treatment of Migraines  

Migraines A migraine is essentially defined as a throbbing or pulsating headache that is limited to one side of the head (a unilateral headache). They are usually characterised by severe pain and are accompanied by nausea and hypersensitivity to light and sound. The exact causes of migraines are scientifically unclear, but certain triggers have...