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Dr Basil Almahdi
MB ChB FRCA FFPMRCA
Pain Management
4 reviews+ Add review

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REGISTERED WITH

General Medical Council: 6060595

LANGUAGES

english, arabic

About

Dr Basil Almahdi is a London-based doctor, specialising in Pain Medicine and Anaesthesia. He received his medical degree in 1997 and then continued onto University College Hospital, where he trained in Pain Management as a Fellow at the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery. 

 

Dr Almahdi then went on to Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital and The Pain Management Centre at University College Hospital where he was a Locum Consultant. There he broadened his experience in managing complex spinal pain problems.

 

He has a particular interest in chronic pain syndromes, treatment of post-operative pain, palliative treatments for cancer pain and neuropathic pain. In addition to this, he is interested in the minimally invasive treatment of problems caused by degenerative spinal disease including disc herniation, spinal stenosis and radiculopathies.

 

An avid teacher, He has lectured nationally and internationally in the field of Pain and Anaesthesia. Dr Almahdi is fluent in English and Arabic. His approach to patient care has an emphasis on empowering his patients and making sure the needs of each individual is met with a considered and specific treatment plan for pain.


Dr Almahdi sees patient at Highgate Hospital on Tuesday evening and at The Wellington Hospital PMC on Friday Morning, please call the secretary for availability.

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Medical Procedures

Rhizotomy

Facet RF Ablation


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Special Interests

  • Spinal and Degenrative Disease
  • Chronic Pain Syndromes
  • Sciatica
  • Bone Metastases
  • Osteiod Osteoma
  • Nerve Root Pain
  • Spinal cord stimulator
  • Neuromodulation

Education

North Thames Central School of Anaesthesia: CCSR, Anesthesia and Pain Management, Specialist Registrar 2004- 2011

UCH and RNOH : FFPMRCA, Pain Medicine Residency Program, Pain Fellow: 2009-2010

UCL: Research Fellowship, Pain Medicine, Research Fellow :2008- 2009

Royal College of Anaesthesia ; FRCA, Anaesthesia, Pain Medicine and Intensive Care: 2007

Almustansiriyah Medical School: MBChB, Medicine : 1991- 1997 

Baghdad College Highschool: Bachelor’s Degree : 1985- 1991

Reviews

BY A VERIFIED PATIENT

15-12-2017
Amazing

BY A VERIFIED PATIENT

18-10-2017
I would like to mention that Dr Basil Almahdi was providing excellent due care to myself where he does explains my problem in an easy way to understand as well sharing alternative ways of treatment in order to decide on which one to take. in general excellent care.

BY A VERIFIED PATIENT

09-10-2017
I sought out Dr.Almahdi after an initial lumbar epidural on the nhs for my slipped disc. Both times I found him to be kind, knowledgeable and above all professional. I would definitely recommend him to friends and family.

BY A VERIFIED PATIENT

09-10-2017
Great care, I would recommend this Pain Consultant

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