Treatments available at KIMS Hospital
- Dorsal Root Ganglion Block
- Epidural Injection (lumbar/caudal)
- Facet Joint Injection
- Percutaneous Disc Decompression and Endoscopic Discectomy
- Radiofrequency Denervation or Pulsed Radiofrequency
- The Horder Centre, Crowborough
Dr Anthony Hammond trained in General Medicine and Rheumatology at The Royal National Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases (Bath), Bart’s Hospital, London and undertook doctoral research in SLE at The Royal Postgraduate Medical School (Hammersmith Hospital), London.
In addition to experience with arthritis, gout, SLE and other rheumatological disorders, he is an expert in interventional spinal pain management, lecturing and teaching extensively and is a faculty member with the International Spinal Intervention Society (ISIS) amongst others.
He has particular expertise in the minimally invasive management of sciatica and back pain related to intervertebral disc damage including with day case percutaneous and endoscopic disc decompression and discectomy techniques.
Dr Hammond is author of 'Driving up standards in healthcare' in Clinical Opinions, KIMS GP magazine.
Interventional spinal pain management including:
- Slipped disc and sciatica
- Neck and arm pain