Nicholas Hacking

Dr HackingJob title: Consultant Anaesthetist and Lead for Pain Medicine

Department: Anaesthetics

Telephone number: 01772 522555

Primary medical qualifications: MBCHB

Other qualifications: FRCA MSc DA

GMC number: 3274253

Career history: Studied medicine at the University of Glasgow. Joined the North West Anaesthetic Rotation (1996), qualified FRCA (1998). Founding Fellow of the Faculty of Pain Medicine (2008). Consultant Anaesthetist for Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (2001-present). Clinical Director (2009-present). Works as part of the multidisciplinary pain team

Specialist areas: Regional anaesthesia; orthopaedic trauma

Specialist interests: Pain intervention, especially for spinal pain; cancer pain; phantom pain; complex regional syndrome and spasticity secondary to multiple sclerosis; chronic pain

Language spoken: English