Senior Consultant Physician in rheumatology and acute medicine.
Head of rheumatology department and research.
Chief and principal investigator for a large number of clinical trials investigating new biological treatments for rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis and ankylosing spondylitis.
Awarded 2 NIHR wards and the BSR best practice award for best emerging practice.
Author of over 100+ publications.
Extensive experience producing medico-legal reports, including clinical negligence reports, since 2005.
Single joint expert.
Available for court appearances and conferences with counsel in preparation for the case.
Emergency reports undertaken.
My areas of expertise covers:
Soft tissue rheumatism (tendonitis, bursitis, epicondylitis, fasciitis, myositis, tenosynovitis).
Rheumatoid arthritis / SLE.
Scleroderma (systemic sclerosis).
Reactive arthritis (Reiter’s syndrome).
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome.
Giant cell arteritis.
Buerger’s disease (thromboangiitis obliterans).
General Medicine: Acute medical problems and general medical problems.
Soft tissue problems, sports injuries and rehabilitation.
Knee joint injury.
Disc disease and treatment.
Investigation and treatment including the interplay of effects of injury and previous rheumatic disease.
Post injury rheumatic disease.
Work related upper/lower limb disorders.
Inflammatory and traumatic spinal problems.
Whiplash / RSI.
Connective tissue disorders.
Regional pain syndrome and reflex sympathetic dystrophy.
Neck and back injuries.
Disc-related back pain and sciatica, facet and nerve root pains.
Hon. Clinical Professor in the Division of Medicine at University College London.
Winner of Barts Health Innovations Awards 2016 for service improvement