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Dr ZM Kirkor
Consultant in Pain Medicine Medico-Legal Expert and Accredited Mediator

My brief CV

 

I am a Consultant in Anaesthesia and Pain Medicine and Clinical Lead for Pain Services at Shrewsbury & Telford Hospitals NHS Trust. I treat a broad variety of painful conditions: back and neck mechanical pain, Whiplash-Associated Disorders, sciatica, neuropathic pain, Complex Regional Pain Syndrome, post-injury pain, fibromyalgia and other.

I qualified from Medical University in Gdansk, Poland in 1987. I completed my formal training in anaesthesia in1994 and I held several consultant posts in Poland. I obtained my PhD in medicine in 1996. I moved to the UK in 2005 and I joined Pain Clinic at Stoke Mandeville Hospital (National Spine Injury Centre). In September 2010 I moved to Telford, Shropshire.

My special interest is interventional pain medicine, spine pain, whiplash injury, Whiplash- Associated Disorders and Complex Regional Pain Syndrome.

I am a member of World Institute of Pain, Spine Interventions Society (Membership Committee Member), North American Spine Society. I am an Associate Fellow of Royal College of Anaesthetists.

I have completed Medico-Legal Expert Witness Course in 2011 and have obtained The Bond Solon Civil Procedure Rules for Expert Witness Certificate in 2012. I attended a Bond Solon course “The Jackson Reforms: What they mean for the expert witness” in April 2013. In December 2016 I attended a Courtroom Skills Course and Excellence in Written Evidence Course by Bond Solon in 2017. I am a member of Medico - Legal Society and I am an Accredited Mediator (Civil Mediation Council). I am also an APIL Expert (Association of Personal Injury Lawyers). I am a member of the Expert Witness Institute (MEWI). I won The Anaesthesia & Pain Medicine Consultant of the Year 2017 Award (The Lawyers Monthly Magazine). I prepare approximately 30-40 reports per year both for Claimants and Defendants.

My CV can be downloaded here.




 



 
About MeMy brief CVThe Expert Witness InstituteEXPERT WITNESSContactVenuesT&C