Dr Coupe is a Consultant Anaesthetist at Circle Bath Hospital, with advanced training in pain management and intensive care medicine. Since 2005 he has been practising at the Royal United Hospital, Bath.
As a member of Bath Pain Management, Dr Coupe and his colleagues provide a comprehensive range of interventional and non-interventional pain services at Circle Bath. He has a special interest in the use of regional anaesthesia and has wide experience in the provision of anaesthesia services across all clinical specialities.
Dr Coupe has also written extensively on the use of opioids in chronic non-cancer pain and currently acts as honorary clinical lecturer at the University of Bristol.
Dr Coupe lives in Bath with his wife and children. He spends most of his spare time with his family but also enjoys cycling and paragliding over the English countryside (when time and weather allow!)
Current NHS or research position
Consultant Anaesthetist at the Royal United Hospital, Bath.
Year of first medical qualification
Special clinical interests
Pharmacological treatment of neuropathic and non-neuropathic pain
The psychological effects of chronic pain
The use of opioids in chronic non-cancer pain
Ultrasound guilded regional anaesthesia
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies
Fellow of the Royal College of Anaesthetists
Fellow of the Faculty of Pain Medicine of the Royal College of Anaesthetists
British Pain Society
International Society for the Study of Pain
European Society of Regional Anaesthesia
Association of Anaesthetists