Dr Hirachand Mutagi
MD, FRCA, FFPMRCA
Dr Hirachand Mutagi is a Consultant Pain Management and Anaesthesiologist at Sakra World Hospital.
He also serves as Director of ReLeaf – A worldclass pain service at your doorstep.
He has moved on from his role as the head of a tertiary care pain management department at The Dudley Group of hospitals in England.
He has acquired skills in the field of pain management from world leaders and has an exemplary record in educating pain physicians of newer generation.
He is passionate about bringing a world class pain services to Bangalore.
He is an expert in the field of Musculoskeletal Medicine, Neuropathic (nerve pain) conditions and persistent cancer pain.
Dr. H Mutagi completed his undergraduate medical training from Jawaharlal Nehru medical college, Belgaum.
He secured his post-graduation in anaesthetics and pain management at the prestigious “PostGraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh”.
Being unsatisfied with his academic achievements, he then moved to UK and completed his training in Anaesthetics and Advanced Pain Management at the Birmingham School of Anaesthesia.
He was conferred an FRCA and FFPMRCA by the Royal college of Anaesthetists, London.
He worked at the Dudley centre for Pain Med & Neuromodulation since 2006, of which he was head of the department between 2011-2014, before returning to his homeland.
Dr Mutagi has an enviable academic record demonstrated over 50 national / international publications and presentations.
His Research Gate (website) score of 25.99 and Impact factor of 69.5 are further evidence to his keen interest in achieving excellence in his chosen speciality.
He is an honorary lecturer at the University of Birmingham, Faculty at the Aberdeen Lumbar Radiofrequency Cadaver workshops, and Faculty at the Brighton university Anatomy module trainer.
He is an invited speaker at 3 international conferences including a lecture on emerging technology in Neuromodulation during august 2014.
Dr. Mutagi has a particular interest in radiofrequency nerve ablation, neuromodulation implant therapies, and severe cancer pain.
While he is well-versed in medical management (medicines), his skills stand out in non-surgical management of musculoskeletal pain (back pain, neck pain, spine pain, tendon pathologies, and nerve entrapments).
A keen proponent of cost effective Pain management, He has embraced musculoskeletal ultrasound for diagnosis and management of loco regional pain syndromes