A Comprehensive 2-Week Programme to learn Pain Management

Organised together by Delhi Pain Management Centre & Aesculap Academy, Germany

Pain Management FellowshipPain Management FellowshipDelhi Pain Management Centre in association with the Aesculap Academy, Germany conducts a 2-week Hands-on pain management fellowship. The course is organized once every month and 3 trainees are selected for each batch based on their experience and interest in the specialty of Pain Medicine. Applicants are required to apply in advance for the course by filling up the form below.

This is a structured course covering basic sciences, clinical pain medicine, radiology , physical medicine and all allied specialties associated with Pain Medicine. The course consists of didactic lectures, live demonstrations, video presentations, visit to other hospitals, hands-on experience on simulators and patients.

At the end of the course, the candidate is assessed and a certificate is awarded on successful completion. The working hours during the course will be 9 am to 6 pm. A well-stocked library is available round the clock for all participants during the course days.

 Course Fee: INR 40,000 for Indian nationals | USD 750 for international candidates

Course fee includes charges for all training material, participant kit, and lunch on all days. Does not include boarding and lodging.

Location: Delhi Pain Management Centre – Safdarjung Enclave and Delhi Pain Management Centre – Rajouri Garden

For more information, please contact us at fellowships@painhospital.in

Pain Management Interventions covered during the course

Over the course of 2 weeks, you will see 60-70 pain management interventions on actual patients. In the last 3-4 days, participants also get an opportunity to perform these interventions themselves.
Below is a list of interventions performed at Delhi Pain Management Centre, which you can expect to see during the course. (The actual variety of interventions you can see in practical will obviously depend on the different types of patients who visit the centres during the 2-week period).
  • Intra articular injections (knee, shoulder, elbow, heel etc)
  • Trigger point injections
  • Intravenous infusions (Xylocard, ketamine)
  • Phenol/alcohol injections for trigeminal neuralgia
  • Transforaminal epidural/cervical epidural
  • Ozone discectomy
  • Synvisc-One injection for knee
  • Root/caudal/facet/median branch block
  • Sympathetic Ganglion Block (Coeliac/Impar/Stellate)
  • Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) injection
  • IV Remicade infusion
  • BOTOX injection
  • Lumbar sympathectomy
  • Radiofrequency lesioning


Presentation Topics

  • Pain Medicine: A speciality in it own right

  • Concept of a Pain Management Centre

  • A Clinical Approach to a patient with Pain

    • History taking, patients assessment & pain measurement

    • Pharmacotherapy in pain management

    • Pain spectrum – Acute & Chronic Pain. Nociceptive, visceral & neuropathic & pain

  • Neuropathic Pain and Management of Common Pain Conditions
  • Management of Head & Neck Pain
  • Management of Fibromyalgia
  • Cancer Pain Management & Palliative Care
  • Principles of Radiofrequency (RF). RF ablation of :
    • Stellate Ganglion

    • Lumber Plexus

    • Coeliac plexus

    • Superior hypogastric plexus

  • Principle of fluoroscopy and its application in pain management

  • Spinal cord stimulation in different painful conditions

  • Intrathecal drug delivery system for pain & spasticity management

Batch 2017-07: May 22 – June 2, 2017 (BATCH FULL)
Batch 2017-08: June 19 – June 30, 2017 (BATCH FULL)
Batch 2017-09: July 10 – July 21, 2017 (BATCH FULL)
Batch 2017-10: July 31 – August 11, 2017 (BATCH FULL)
Batch 2017-11: August 21 – September 1, 2017 (1 SEAT LEFT)
Batch 2017-12: September 11 – September 22, 2017 (BATCH FULL)
Batch 2017-13: October 3 – October 14, 2017 (2 SEATS LEFT)
Batch 2017-14: November 6 – November 17, 2017 (3 SEATS LEFT)
Batch 2017-15: November 27 – December 8, 2017 (3 SEATS LEFT)

Do you have any prior experience in Pain Management? Yes No 

Your preferred month. You can select multiple options:

 Batch 2017-09: July 10 - July 21, 2017

 Batch 2017-11: August 21 - September 1, 2017

 Batch 2017-13: October 3 - October 14, 2017

 Batch 2017-14: November 6 - November 17, 2017

 Batch 2017-15: November 27 - December 8, 2017