Professional background

Honorary Associate Professor, UCL

Visiting Professor, SSHAE

Faculty: UCL Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery

Secretary: Royal Society of Medicine (Pain Section), London

Chief Medical Officer (Pain and Neuromodulation), NuroKor.

Core committee member: London School of Regional Anaesthesia

Senior Fellow and Council Member: London Pain Forum

Lead for Neuromodulation UCLH

Educational Supervisor, Faculty of Pain Medicine, Royal college of Anaesthesia, London

Medical appraiser for Consultants, University College London Hospitals.

Course director Abdomino-pelvic pain symposium

MSc Neuromodulation Module Lead: University College London.

Principal investigator NIHR Portfolio study. Oxford University, 2020

Reviewer: Neuromodulation, British Journal of Pain, BMJ

M.B.B.S: Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, India, 1997-2003

F.R.C.A: Royal College of Anaesthetists, London, 2008

ECFMG Certified: ECFMG, U.S.A, 2009

FFPMRCA: Royal College of Anaesthetists, London, 2012

Research interests

Neuromodulation, Pelvic pain, headache, neuropathic pain, medicolegal

Publications

  1. MRC- Co-applicant and Principal Investigator, VIRIBUS-I RCT and ELEMI Project (Oxford trials unit).
  2. A systematic review to compare and evaluate the mental health impact amongst healthcare professionals, 2021. NIHR CRD42021228697
  3. A systematic review exploring the prevalence of autonomic dysfunction amongst Covid-19 patients, NIHR, PROSPERO 2021 CRD42021235351
  4. A systematic review demonstrating a comprehensive evaluation of the prevalence of global chronic pain conditions. NIHR, PROSPERO 2021 CRD42021235384
  5. (EPIC Project-Evidence Synthesis Phase). PROSPERO 2021 CRD42021235351
  6. A systematic review of rescue analgesic strategies in acute exacerbations of primary trigeminal neuralgia. Br J Anaesth. 2019 Aug; 123(2): e385–e396.
  7. A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis of the Endometriosis and Mental Health sequalae (DOI: 10.1177/17455065211019717/ ID: WHE-21-0058.R1).
  8. Artificial Intelligence: A Rapid Case for Advancement in the Personalisation of Gynaecology and Mental Health Care (DOI: 10.1177/17455065211018111/ ID: WHE-21-0052.R1).
  9. Textbook Chapter: Pharmacological management of Pelvic pain, Pelvic Floor Disorders, Springer 2020.
  10. To test or not to test in Peripheral Nerve stimulation. Neuromodulation 2014
  11. (onlinelibrary.wiley.com) DOI: 10.1111/ner.12240
  12. Percutaneous Peripheral neuromodulation lead insertion using a Novel Stimulating Coudé needle. Neuromodulation 2014 (onlinelibrary.wiley.com) DOI: 10.1111/ner.12126
  13. Burning questions on Pain Management: Part 1, Part 2 & Part 3, British Journal of Family Medicine, May 2014.