Professional background

Graduated from medical school in 1993 (Russian Federation), PhD in 2000.
Trained in anaesthesia and ICM, pain medicine and neuromodulation.
Started consultant job at UCLH in 2016.

Research interests

  • Anaesthesia (epidural analgesia, intravenous induction)
  • Neuromodulation for visceral neuropathic pain
  • Cancer pain (neuromodulation
  • CT-guided ablative procedures – intrathecal neurolysis and cordotomy

Languages spoken



Thomson, S. J., Kruglov, D. and Duarte, R. V. (2017), A Spinal Cord Stimulation Service Review From a Single Centre Using a Single Manufacturer Over a 7.5 Year Follow-Up Period. Neuromodu-lation: Technology at the Neural Interface. doi:10.1111/ner.12587

S Thomson, D Kruglov, M Tavakkoli-zadeh, J Lascelles “Spinal cord stimulation salvage” Neuromodulation 2015; 18: e297

M Tavakkoli-zadeh, D Kruglov, J Lascelles, S Thomson “Treatment of CRPS using SCS in adolescents” Neuromodulation 2015; 18: e167

D Kruglov, J Lascelles, S Thomson, M Tavakkoli-zadeh “Alternative pocket site for intrathecal
drug delivery pump”, Neuromodulation 2015; 18: e315

D Kruglov, C Ferguson, P O'Flynn “Airway management for laryngofissure” BJA E-letter

Rassokhin A.G., Kruglov D.G., Zakharov Yu. M. “Erythropoiesis and functional characteristics in
the bone marrow erythroblastic islets during stimulated and inhibited erythropoiesis”, Vestn – Ross– Akad – Med – Nauk. 2000 (2): 9-14 PMID: 10723257

Rassokhin A.G., Zakharov Yu. M., Krestianinova O.G., Kruglov D.G., Potapov P.Yu. “Some
mechanisms of complementingability of cells in the bone marrow erythroblast islands”, Fisiol - Zh - Im - I - M – Sechenova. 1991. – Vol.77, #1. – P. 62 - 67. PMID: 1715295