Scans, tests & treatments available
- Dorsal root ganglion block
- Epidural injection
- Facet joint injection
Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust
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 standards of care in radiofrequency ablations for facet joint 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. He gained the highest recorded marks for the FFPMRCA pain examination.
Dr Wilson has extensive experience in cancer pain management at St Christopher’s Hospice in South London. He remains involved in cancer pain management working alongside the Kent Oncology Centre with 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 on the Palliative Care MSc at Kings College London.
Treatments Available at KIMS:
– Facet Joint Injections
– Sacroilliac Joint Injections
– Radiofrequency Denervation
– Dorsal Root Blocks
– Lumbar Sympathectomy
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- Appointment enquiry
Our team are on hand to help answer any queries you might have about coming to KIMS Hospital or Sevenoaks Medical Centre. You can use the form below and one of our team will be in touch. Alternatively to speak to a member of our friendly team, please call 01622 237 500 between 8am-8pm Monday to Friday.
If you would like to book an appointment, you can use the form below and one of our team will be in touch.
Alternatively to speak to a member of our friendly team, please call 01622 237 500 between 8am-8pm Monday to Friday.
Please be aware, if you are requesting a diagnostic scan such as an MRI, or CT, you must have a referral from a relevant clinician or Allied Health professional such as a physiotherapist.