Episode 94: Putting Pain to Bed

This week, Jonathan is joined by Dr Alia Medniuk, a Consultant Anaesthetist and Clinical Lead for Acute and Inpatient Pain Management at the North Bristol NHS Trust Southmead Hospital in the UK. They discuss her career and explore the reasons she chose to pursue medicine, touching on important topics like ‘the opioid crisis’, advancing to speak about individualised treatment plans and how personal experiences as a patient can influence the practice of clinicians.