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MD, MBBCh, MSc, FRCA, FFPMRCA, FIPP, EDRA, CIPS

• Dr Yehia M Kamel, Staff anesthesiologist, Pain physician and Associate Professor. Department of Anesthesia, Pain Management and Perioperative Medicine,Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.
• From May 2014 to June 2021 I was a consultant in Anaesthetics and Pain Medicine in University Hospitals of Leicester, UK.
• 1998- Graduated from medical school, Cairo University with an M.B.B.Ch
• After a year as a house officer did a 3 year residency programme in anaesthesia and intensive care in Cairo University Hospitals
• 2002-Master Degree in Anaesthesiology (M.Sc.) , Cairo University, Egypt.
• 2010-Fellowship of the Royal College of Anaesthesia (FRCA), UK.
• 2014-Fellowship of the Faculty of Pain Medicine (FFPMRCA) , UK.
• 2018-Fellowship of Interventional Pain Physicians (FIPP).
• 2018-European Diploma of Regional Anaesthesia (EDRA).
• 2019- Certified Interventional Pain Sonologist Exam (CIPS)
• My interests and every day practice span anaesthetics and acute, chronic and cancer pain and encompass a wide variety of conditions.
• Extensive experience in managing musculoskeletal pain originating from both the spine , in addition to joint pain arising from the shoulder, knees and hips.
I was the pain specialist and co-founder of the Pancreatitis Multidisciplinary Team at the University Hospitals of Leicester and as such have a special interest in the assessment and management of abdominal and pelvic pain, particularly in relation to pain due to the pancreas. This is the first Pancreatitis MDT in England.
Hence, I specialise in nerve blocks for abdominal pain whether visceral or somatic.

I also play a significant role in teaching and training as I am currently the chair of the Fellowship Committee for Pain training and previously was the Regional Advisor (RA) of the Faculty of pain medicine in Leicester.
I teach on courses of interventions using ultrasound and x-ray both nationally and internationally. I have presented nationally and internationally and co-authored papers in specialized medical journals.