Dr V Mendis is a Pain Management Consultant in Hertfordshire , Rivers Hospital specialising in low back pain, neck pain, headache, and chronic pain conditions
Interventional pain management, low back pain, neck pain, headache, and chronic pain conditions including nerve pain, complex regional pain syndrome, and Qutenza patch treatment.
Dr Mendis will see patients from 10 yrs+
Dr Mendis trained in London, Sri Lanka and the Ukraine. He graduated from the Vinnitsa Medical Academy in Ukraine in 1990 and then spent time working in The University Hospital in Colombo and obtained an MD in Anaesthesia in 1998.
He came to the UK in 1999 and completed his specialist training at Barts and The London Hospitals, obtaining the Certificate of Completion of Specialist Training (CCST) in 2005. He has also completed a Fellowship in Pain Medicine.
Dr Mendis is a member of the British Pain Society, International Neuromodulation Society, London Pain Forum, Association of Anaesthetists of Great Britain and Ireland, and a founder member of the Faculty of Specialists for NAPP Pharmaceuticals.