Qualifications:MBBS: Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi: 1977
MRCP (Ire): Internal Medicine: 1983
MRCP (UK): Internal Medicine: 1983
FRCP (Glasgow): Elected, 1992
FRCP (Edin): Elected, 2000
Speciality Training: General (Internal) Medicine and Rheumatology
Membership of Learned Institutions:
Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Glasgow
Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh
International Medical Sciences Academy
Association of Physicians of India
Indian Rheumatology Association
British Society For Rheumatology
Current Appointments: Consultant Physician & Rheumatologist:
Apollo Indraprastha Hospital, Sarita Vihar, New Delhi.
Sant Parmanand Hospital, Civil Lines, Delhi.
Special Areas of Interest:
After graduation received further training in Internal Medicine and Rheumatology at Institutions in Scotland, UK- Aberdeen, Kilmarnock, Inverness and Edinburgh. Held Consultant Physician & Rheumatologist positions in Delhi, since my return in 1986. Currently interested in all aspects of clinical Rheumatology, with a special interest area being Paediatric Rheumatology. Interested in all aspects of management of Rheumatoid arthritis and the connective tissue disorders (SLE). Am interested in local (intra-articular and soft-tissue) injections including intra-articular Hyalgan injections for Osteoarthritis and Intra-articular Yttrium 90 silicate injection as 'Medical Synovectomy' for persistent joint synovitis.