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Dr. Al-Kaisy

Curriculum Vitae


Name: Adnan Abbas Ahmed Al-Kaisy
Work Tel No: 0207 1884718
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Fellow of Interventional Pain Practice 2009 World Institution of Pain
FPMRCA, England 2007 Royal College of Anaesthetists
Honorary Research Associate 1998 Neurological Science/Walton Centre
Fellowship in Pain, 1997 Toronto University, Canada
National Board of Medical Examiners 1995, USA
FRCA, England 1994 Royal College of Anaesthetists
MB Ch B, Basrah University 1983 Iraq
CCST in Anaesthesia: 31st January 1999 GMC Registration No: 4157054 (full)


06.01.07/To date - Director of The Pain Management & Neuromodulation Centre Guys’ & St Thomas’ Hospital
01.09.03/05.01.07 - Consultant in Pain Medicine and Anaesthesia, Guys’ & St Thomas’ Hospital
01.04.99/31.09.03 - Consultant in Chronic Pain Management & Anaesthesia Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother Hospital, Margate, Kent


Nov 2001 - Hospital Doctor Award - Hospital Doctor
Sept 1997 - Best Free Paper Competition “Respirator Effects of Low Dose Bupivacaine Interscalene Block - European Society of Regional Anaesthesia, London/UK
Feb 1995 - Registrars Prize Best Free Paper Competition “Capnography and the Laryngeal Mask Airway” - Liverpool Society of Anaesthetists


1. Al-Kaisy AA, Sacral Nerve Root Stimulation for Painful Bladder Syndrome/Interstitial Cystitis. Textbook of Neuromodulation, 2009. Editors: E.Krames, P.H. Peckham, A.R. Rezai.
2. Al-Kaisy AA, R Khan, R Reddy - Sacral Nerve Stimulation for Painful Bladder Syndrome/ Interstitial Cystitis (Regional Anaesthesia and Pain Medicine, V 33, issue 5 Page 201, 2008)
3. Al-Kaisy AA, Nurmikko T, Wells C, Nash T “ Has Botulinum Toxin a Role in the Management of Chronic Low Back Pain” (Abstract) 9th World Congress on Pain A 181
4. Al-Kaisy AA, Chan V, Perlase A “Respiratory Effects of Low Dose Bupivacaine Interscalene Block” (original article) Br J Anaesth 1999 ; 82: 217-220 (Abstract) The International Monitor 1997 ; 9/3,5, (abstract) Anaesthesiology 1997 ; 87:3 A771
5. Al-Kaisy AA, McGuire G, Chan V, Miniaci A, Bruin G, Peng P, Perlase A “Analgesic Effects of Interscalene Block Using Low Dose Bupivacaine for Outpatient Shoulder Surgery” (original article) Regional Anaesthesia and Pain medicine 1998 ; 23 (5): 469-473
6. Chan VWS, Garcia J, Al-Kaisy AA, Drasner K: “A Comparative Study of Hyperbaric Spinal Lidocaine Solution 0.5% vs, 5% for urologic Surgery” (original article) Regional Anaesthesia and Pain Medicine 1998 ; 23 : 164-169
7. Al-Kaisy AA, Nash T, Corcoran J, Miles J : “Percutaneous Cervical Cordotomy for Cancer Pain” (Abstract) The International Monitor 1998 ; 10/3, A60
8. Nazarnia S, Chan VWS, Clune L, Peng P, Al-Kaisy AA, Perlase A: “A Comparison of Cost Effectiveness of Regional Anaesthesia versus General Anaesthesia For Outpatient Hand Surgery” (abstract) Regional anaesthesia and Pain medicine 1997 ; 22:S20
9. Al-Kaisy AA, Chan V, Peng P, Perlase A: “Postoperative Analgesic Effects of Low dose Bupivacaine for Interscalene Brachial Plexus Block for Shoulder Surgery. A Dose Finding Study (Abstract) Can J Anaesth 1997; 44: A60-A
10. Al-Kaisy AA, Watt J, Kent A: “A Unique Method of Ventilation through Montgomery Tracheal Prosthesis” (letter) Can J Anaesth 1997; 44/3 : 340
11. Al-Kaisy AA : “Comparison of Ropivacaine and Bupivacaine in Extradural analgesia for the Relief of Pain in Labour” (letter) Br J Anaesth 1995; 75:246
12. Al-Kaisy AA, Watt J: “Capnography and the Laryngeal Mask Airway” Research presented to the Liverpool Society of Anaesthetists, 1995


World Institution of Pain
Royal College of Anaesthetists
Pain Society
International Association for the Study of Pain
The International Neuromodulation Society
Neuromodulation Society of United Kingdom and Ireland
The European Society of Regional Anaesthesia
The American Society of Regional Anaesthesia
British Medical Association
Medical Protection Society