Consultant in Pain Management at Maidstone & Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust
Lead Consultant for Pain Management at KIMS
Treats: Chronic Pain
Dr James Wilson looks after patients both privately and in the NHS, seeing patients with acute, chronic and cancer pain problems. His routine work includes performing a wide range of evidence based interventional techniques to relieve pain under X-ray and Ultrasound guidance including epidurals, facet joint injections and radiofrequency ablations. He has a special interest in improving and developing improved techniques and standards in radiofrequency ablations for chronic pain.
Dr Wilson studied Biochemistry before Medicine, specialising in Molecular Neurobiology. He then trained at Guys & St Thomas’ Medical School and at the St George’s School of Anaesthesia. He underwent advanced training in regional anaesthesia and pain medicine.
Dr Wilson has extensive experience in complex cancer pain management. He works alongside the Kent Oncology Centre and has links to the Heart of Kent Hospice and Hospice in the Weald.
He teaches at the Royal College of Anaesthetists on Pain and Opiates and lectures on Interventional Pain Management in cancer pain on the Palliative Care MSc at Kings College London.