Dr Bala Veemarajan is a Consultant in Anaesthesia and Pain Medicine working in Sherwood Forest Hospitals NHS trust. He is the Clinical Lead for Pain Management at Sherwood Forest Hospitals NHS Trust and also the clinical supervisor for pain training.
Dr Bala Veemarajan is a Consultant in Anaesthesia and Pain Medicine working at the Circle Nottingham NHS Treatment Centre.
He completed his undergraduate and postgraduate medical qualifications in India before moving to the UK to pursue specialist Anaesthetic & Pain training in Nottingham. During his training, he gained further postgraduate qualifications FRCA & FFPMRCA from the Royal College of Anaesthetists, London. In addition, he underwent advanced training in Pain management in Nottingham before being appointed as a consultant.
His special interest is spinal pain and he performs interventional procedures like epidural, facet, sacroiliac joint injections, Radio frequency denervation and ultrasound guided nerve blocks.
Dr Veemarajan sees and treats private patients at the Nottingham NHS Treatment Centre.
Current NHS or research position
Consultant in Anaesthesia and Pain Medicine.
Year of first medical qualification
Special clinical interests
Chronic intractable pain.
Spinal pain such as low back pain, neck pain, sciatica, neuropathic pain, Complex Regional Pain Syndrome, myofascial pain.
Interventional pain management – epidurals, facet joint injections, nerve root blocks etc, radiofrequency denervation.
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies
Faculty of Pain medicine, London
British Pain society
Royal College of Anaesthetists, London
British Medical Association, Medical Protection society