- Bupa Platinum consultant
- Fee assured
- Verified account
- Open Referral network
- Pain medicine
Dr Chhabra is a Consultant in Pain Medicine and Anaesthesia at the North Bristol NHS Trust and is based at Southmead Hospital. In addition he is also the Royal College of Anaesthetists, Faculty of Pain Medicine Regional Advisor for the Southwest/ Severn.
His clinical expertise includes management of chronic pain conditions such as back and neck pain including whiplash injuries, Knee Pain, CRPS, Pelvic pain, Pain in the Coccyx, Abdominal Pain, Headache/ Facial Pain and a variety of other musculoskeletal and neuropathic pain conditions.
He undertook his Pain training at two of the most reputable centres--St Bartholomew's Hospital, London and The James Cook University Hospital, Middlesbrough.
Dr Chhabra sees Private referrals at the Nuffield Hospital, Bristol and the Spire Hospital, Bristol
Areas of interest
Dr. Chhabra is skilled in various interventional pain management techniques such as Epidurals, Facet Joint Injections, Nerve Root Blocks, Radiofrequency denervation procedures in Neck and Back and Sacroiliac joint injections
He is also skilled in ultrasound guided Peripheral nerve blocks and Botox injections for Chronic Migraine.
He also has an interest in Spinal Cord stimulation.
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Anaesthesia and Pain Medicine
North Bristol NHS Trust
Courses offered to GPs
Dr Chhabra gives regular talks on chronic Pain management to GP's and other allied health professionals.
- FFPMRCA Faculty of Pain Medicine, Royal College of Anaesthetists 2016
- FRCA Royal College of Anaesthetists 2012
Reference number 6033124
Professional bodies (positions held - last 3 yrs)
- Regional Advisor-Faculty of Pain Medicine, Royal College of Anaesthetists Severn 2018
Details of entry to specialist register
- Certificate of Completion of training , 2015
Affiliations / memberships
General Medical Council
Faculty of Pain Medicine
Royal College of Anaesthetists
European Society of Regional Anaesthesia
Neuromodulation society of UK and Ireland
Post treatment communication
Following treatment of a Bupa member, I will communicate with GPs in line with Department of Health, GMC and appropriate professional bodies guidelines.