Medical Director and Pain Consultant
Dr Gerard Sinovich (MBBS, FRCA, FFPMRCA)Clinical Medical Director and Founder of Panacea Pain Relief Clinic.
Dr Gerard Sinovich brings an extensive background and excellent training in pain medicine to his patients at the Spire Clare Park Hospital as a Chronic Pain and Aesthetic Consultant .He is particularly interested in multimodal pain management, patient safety, new technologies in neuromodulation, and improving patient access. As a Consultant in Pain Medicine, he is an expert in assessing and treating pain conditions and symptoms.He offers procedures that prevent the need for extensive surgery and approaches that reduce pharmacological therapy. Extensively qualified in anaesthesia and professionally trained to treat different pain problems, particularly musculoskeletal pain and neuropathic pain, he is well renowned in his field following completion of specialized training in Pain Management at Guys and St Thomas Hospital a world leading hospital in pain research and management.
Pain is a debilitation disease and Dr Sinovich offers an individualised tailored pain treatment plan that includes: interventional pain management; analgesia optimization and access to pain physiotherapy and psychological support. It is an unfortunate fact that if pain is not managed correctly it not only has a profound effect on one’s life generally but also on friends and family. A dedicated and compassionate Consultant, Dr Sinovich has the knowledge and expertise to assess, treat and provide expert opinion on even the most obscure of pain complaints.
Dr Sinovich’s service is based on evidence based medicine and he offers the latest development in ablative minimal invasive techniques to reduce the pain arising from the neck, back, hips, shoulders and knees. He incorporates ultrasound and x-rays in his practice to guide pain treatment and he has access to various surgical and medical specialities which are tailored to so complement the individual patient pain treatment care pathway.
Throughout his education and training Dr Sinovich devoted his time to many organizations and presented at numerous national anaesthesia and pain medicine conferences.
Main areas of interest include
- Neck, Upper and Lower Back Pain
- Shoulder, Hip, Knee and Ankle Pain
- Radiculopathy/Sciatica Leg Pain
- Post Surgical Pain
- Neuropathic Pain
- Chronic Regional Pain Syndrome
- Headaches and Migraines
- Myofascial Pain
- Abdomen and Pelvic Pain
- Medicinal Cannabis
- Opioid Pain Management
- Aesthetic and Cosmetic Medicine
- Diagnostic/Therapeutic Facet/Medial Branch Blocks for Neck, Thoracic and Lower Back Pain
- Radiofrequency Denervation to Medial Branch Blocks; Nerve Roots and Peripheral Nerves
- Neuroaxial blocks: Caudal; Interlaminar Epidural and Transforaminal Epidural
- Botox injections for Myofascial Muscular Pain and Migraines
- Regional Peripheral Nerve Blocks and Sympathetic Blocks
- Shoulder; Hip; Elbow and Knee Injections
- Platelet Rich Plasma Therapy for Chronic Pain and Aesthetic Medicine
- Botox and Dermal Fillers for Aesthetic Medicine
Personal ProfileDr Sinovich enjoys spending time with his wife and three sons and exploring the world with them. Being the youngest of ten siblings, he values and appreciates the importance of family and making time for loved ones.
Dr Matthew Beadman (Doctorate in Clinical Psychology)
Dr Beadman is our Clinical Psychologist. He provides clinical psychology support to improve physical and psychological health, to reduce distress, to help people achieve their goals and create meaningful and fulfilling lives. In the NHS he specialises in the application of psychological theory to the management of physical health conditions, particularly chronic pain and cardiac conditions.
He has a BSc in Psychology, MSc in Applied Psychology and a Doctorate in Clinical Psychology.He has worked for the NHS for the past ten years. He is experienced in treating a wide rangeof chronic pain conditions. He has published experimental studies and reviews of literature relevant to clinical health psychology.
Matthew brings curiosity, thoughtfulness and a friendly disposition to his work and the team.
We work with a number of different physiotherapy teams within your area to enable treatment to take place that is tailored to your specific pain condition.