Dr Glyn Richard Towlerton is a Consultant in Spinal & Pain Medicine and Anaesthetics at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, London
He undertakes defendant, claimant and joint work.
He regularly undertakes medical negligence and personal injury reports.
He has attended court and lectures regularly to legal teams on the area of pain.
He is chair of the British Pain Society medicolegal special interest group and sits on the board of the London Consultants Association & Chelsea Clinical Society.
Clinically he specialises in the assessment and non-surgical management of the spine and post-operative persistent pain. He has extensive expertise in neuropathic pain, spinal cord injury, cauda equina syndrome and complex regional pain syndrome.
Glyn has contributed to publications and chapters on aspects of pain and spinal medicine including back pain, topical analgesia, acupuncture, clinical governances, intrathecal opioids, Parkinson’s, anaesthesia safety and topical analgesic.
He held the post of Honorary senior lecture at Imperial College. He has lectured at regional, national and internationally on courses in pain medicine, anaesthesia and medico-legal medicine. His lectures have included whiplash and persistent symptoms after trauma.