Pain Management


Nurse in Medical Day Unit at Cavendish Square

Our pain management service at The Royal Marsden Private Care at Cavendish Square

Pain can be an unfortunate side effect of some cancers and cancer treatments. It is defined as being either acute or chronic and can have a serious impact on a patient’s physical health or wellbeing.

Most cancer pain is manageable and controlling it is a key part of a treatment plan. Our pain clinic at Cavendish Square offers a service to help manage the pain and find ways of coping for patients.

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We offer private treatment for:

  • Focus on good pain control
  • Pain assessment
  • Pain surveillance
  • Comfort
  • Symptom control
  • Analgesic management
  • Management of pain after surgery, radiotherapy or chemotherapy

Treatments available

  • Medication: Pain-killing tablets, injections, epidurals
  • Physiotherapy*
  • Occupational therapy*
  • Psychological support*
  • Acupuncture*
  • Massage*
  • Palliative care*

* These procedures will be carried out at our other hospital sites in west London or Surrey

Meet our specialist consultant

  • Dr John Williams, Consultant in Anaesthesia and Pain Medicine

Why choose The Royal Marsden for pain management care?

If you are looking for pain management private treatment in London, you can be sure of an award-winning service at The Royal Marsden. Our clinical expertise, facilities and technology ensure the best level of private care.

Our private pain management clinic in London is part of one of Europe’s largest cancer centres. Receiving private pain management care in an NHS setting means you benefit from the highest quality standards. These are continually assessed under a strict NHS governance framework.

Our multidisciplinary team will ensure your experience is unrivalled. We are one of the few private hospitals to have been rated “Outstanding” by the CQC.