Dr Benjamin Thomas

Dr Benjamin Thomas

MBBS FRCA FFPMRCA

Pain Management

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3 specialists

20 years of experience
8 years as a specialist

Overall Rating

Overall Experience

4.97

Bedside Manner

5

Explanation

5

Top feedback

“Very honest and transparent “
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Subspecialty

  • Spinal Medicine
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4726029
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £250

    Follow-up appointment: £150

    Practices worked at

    The Lister Hospital

    Chelsea Bridge Road, London, United Kingdom, SW1W 8RH
    812 reviews

    Chelsea Outpatient Centre

    280 Kings Road, London, United Kingdom, SW3 5AW
    197 reviews

    About

    Dr Thomas trained in at St Bartholomew’s and the Royal London Hospital. He then undertook both Medical and Anaesthetic training in East London, he was accepted to the Imperial School of Anaesthesia in 2004 and was awarded Fellowship of the Royal College of Anaesthetists in 2009.

    In 2010 he sub-specialised in Pain Medicine Training in the North Thames region and was invited to be a Fellow of the Faculty of Pain Medicine in 2012.

    In 2013 Dr Thomas was appointed as a Pain Medicine Consultant at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital.

    He is a Fellow of the Royal College of Anaesthetists and a Fellow of the Faculty of Pain Medicine. 


    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
    • Spinal degeneration
    • Spinal Injections
    • Joint and back injections
    • Sciatica
    • Unexplained painful symptoms
    • Back & Neck pain
    • Paediatric cases
    • Medicolegal opinions
    • Pain Medicine
    • Spinal conditions
    • Spinal Injections
    • Joint and back injections
    • Sciatica
    • Back & Neck pain
    • Paediatric cases
    • Medicolegal opinions
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    Medical procedures

    • Caudal Epidural Injection
    • Spinal Injections for Pain
    • Facet Joint Injection
    • Ketamine and Lidocaine Infusions
    • Medicolegal
    • Neck Pain Injections/Interventions
    • Nerve Root Injection
    • Opioid Management
    • Radiofrequency Denervations and Pulsed Radiofrequency to Nerves
    • Video Consultation
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    Special interests

    • Nerve Pain
    • Back Pain
    • Chronic Pain
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Acute Pain
    • Neck Pain
    • Neuropathic Pain
    • Pain Medicine
    • Spinal Pain
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    Education

    • MBBS
    • FRCA
    • FFPMRCA
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    Reviews

    4.99 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
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    Back Pain
    5/34
    Nerve Pain
    5/34
    Chronic Pain
    2/34
    Acute Pain
    1/34
    Caudal Epidural Injection
    1/34
    Chronic Neck Pain
    1/34
    Spinal Injections for Pain
    1/34
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    Very honest and transparent
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    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Was very good
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    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Dr Thomas explanation of the technique were excellent & he was considerate in ensuring my ongoing care.
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    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    I have received treatment from Dr Thomas on more than one occasion and he has consistently been an empathetic and informative consultant. He really listens to you and then explains exactly what treatment he will undertake to best benefit you. He is very reassuring. I deeply appreciate his kind care and that of his practice team, who always endeavour to make your appointment with Dr Thomas as soon as is possible, which shows great consideration. Thank you.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Excellent professional, willing to go into details and explain the patient technical subjects
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    Overall Experience
    (4/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Excellent discussion around options with an agile approach to managing my pain.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    I cannot rate Dr Thomas more highly. He is kind and wonderful at what he does
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    The service that I have received from Dr. Thomas is excellent. Taking time to go over diagnosis and follow up. I would highly recommend.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Very thorough and thoughtful.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    huge gratitude for such a professional attitude to work, despite my language barrier, the doctor explained very clearly and in detail what I needed
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