Dr David Hutchins is a skilled and respected Consultant in acute and chronic adult Pain Medicine, Anaesthesia, and Transfer Medicine, with over 10 years of specialist experience. He has been independently practicing as a Consultant since 2019. Following his undergraduate training in Brighton, Dr Hutchins’ training was mainly based in the Southwest. Shorter periods of time to gain sub-specialised pain medicine experience in neuropathic pain, neuromodulation, and paediatric pain medicine were undertaken in Bristol and Southampton. He is an organised, responsive, and adaptive professional, whose practice is characterised by working flexibly and respectfully according to client needs.

Dr Hutchins is heavily involved with education, running a national examination course for doctors in training, and regularly teaching as an Honorary Senior Lecturer for the University of Plymouth. With a passion for quality improvement in patient care, much of his work is accepted at national and international meetings.

Dr Hutchins’ civil medicolegal career comprises a practice based in Plymouth. However, this practice extends across the Southwest, South of England and Wales.  He has completed the Bond Solon Cardiff University “CUBS” medicolegal qualification which has provided the foundation for his high-quality medicolegal expert witness service.

Dr Hutchins is experienced in the medical and multidisciplinary management of a wide range of chronic pain conditions, now listed in the ICD-11, including complex regional pain syndrome and chronic primary pain , post-traumatic pain and chronic post-surgical, chronic neuropathic pain, and chronic musculoskeletal pain and more listed on his CV.

Dr Hutchins is available to handle claimant, defendant and joint instructions for chronic pain cases.

If you would like to instruct Dr Hutchins please email us at: [email protected] or telephone us on 01603 819115.

Based in Plymouth
Consults at Plymouth, however this practice extends across the Southwest, South of England and Wales
Specialisation(s) Chronic pain, chronic widespread pain, chronic pain syndromes, neuropathic pain, complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS), spinal cord stimulation, multidisciplinary pain management.
Receives instructions for: Personal injury claims
Medical negligence claims
Claimant / Defendant ratio Not yet applicable

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About Dr Hutchins

PositionConsultant in Pain Medicine & Anaesthesia
Based in Plymouth