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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.

Symptoms of Myofascial Pain Syndrome

Symptoms of Myofascial Pain Syndrome Introduction Myofascial Pain Syndrome (MPS) is essentially defined as a painful musculoskeletal condition, characterized by the development of Myofascial trigger points (TrPs). These points are locally tender when active and refer pain through specific patterns to other areas of the body. MPS – Key Aspects The Myofascial Pain Syndrome...

Intercostal Neuralgia treated with Pregabalin

Intercostal Neuralgia Treated with Pregabalin A paatient was reviewed in the pain clinic with a diagnosis of intercostal neuralgia in the right T5 dermatome which was burning and stinging in nature, but there was no thoracic facet joint tenderness. He had previously been taking Amitriptyline and Gabapentin. Intercostal Neuralgia- a type of Neuropathic Pain...

MRI (Magnetic Resonance Image) Scanning and Pain

MRI (Magnetic Resonance Image) Scanning What is MRI? MRI scanning is a medical investigation which uses a combination of strong magnets and radiofrequency waves to produce detailed 3 dimensional images of the body. MRI scans represent the most sophisticated non-invasive diagnostic tool available to help doctors understand the underlying cause of your particular health...

Medicolegal work and London Pain Clinic. List of Solicitors. May 2005

Medicolegal work and London Pain Clinic. List of Solicitors. May 2005 AMLED 5C Basset Court, Grange Park, Northampton NN4 5EZ Powel, Spencer & Partners Solicitors 290 Kilburn High Road, London NW6 2DD AIG Europe (UK) Limited The AIG Building, 58 Fenchurch Street, London EC3M 4AB Brian Barr Solicitors Fairfield House, Bury Old Road, Manchester...

The IT Workstation

The IT Workstation If you or your staff spend considerable periods of time working in front of computers, musculoskeletal disorders can potentially have a major impact on your business. Recent research indicates that 50% of computer users have suffered from some type of computer related injury, in particular, people in the 18-24 year age...

Testimonial of patient treated by London Pain Clinic

Testimonial of patient treated by London Pain Clinic The medication I received on my first appointment was a great help after I discontinued my antidepressant medication. When I say I am grateful for Dr. Jenner and you…I am not merely being polite. It is a HUGE help in managing my life and remaining a...

Patient Testimonial for London Pain Clinic

Testimonial of patient treated for neuropathic pain by London Pain Clinic Dear Dr Jenner, As it is three weeks since I came to see you I thought it was time to give you a progress report. Firstly thank you for seeing me in the first place and for your concern about my foot pain...

Coping with flare-ups and Chronic Pain

Coping with flare-ups and Chronic Pain Introduction Chronic pain is a pain that persists for an unusually long period of time, which goes beyond the expected time of healing. It can lead to a series of long-term consequences such as loss of physical activity and sleep, a sense of uncertainty and insecurity about the...