Consultant Profile

Dr Taher Mahmud

Dr Taher Mahmud MB BS MSc MD MRCP
Practicing at:
Spire Tunbridge Wells Hospital
  • General medicine
    • Osteoporosis
  • Rheumatology
    • Back pain
    • Inflammatory rheumatic disorders
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoporosis
    • Pain management
Special clinical interests:
  • Early Arthritis
  • Inflammatory Arthritis
  • Lupus
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Knee Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Back Pain.
  • Osteoporosis
Research interests:
Inflammatory Arthritis, Mechanisms of NSAIDs Gastrointestinal Toxicity, Patient Experience, Information Systems and Delivery of Healthcare.
Current NHS and /or university posts:
Maidstone & Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust
Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
01892 741 127
Private secretary:
Mrs Nush Mahmud
Private secretary telephone number:
01892 741127
Private secretary fax:
01892 515689
Private secretary email address:
Personal email address:
Fridays mornings
Background Information 
Professional profile:
Dr Mahmud was a student at Kings and medical houseman at the Kent & Sussex, he trained in General Medicine at Kings, St Thomas' and Pembury Hospitals.
His Rheumatology training was at Kings with Prof. Scott and Dr John Goodwill, the Lupus unit at St Thomas' with Prof Graham Hughes and Guy's Rheumatology Unit with Prof Gabriel Panayi and Dr Terry Gibson.
Dr Mahmud provided the Ankylosing Spondylitis service at the Royal National Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases.
He is the full-time Rheumatologist at the Kent & Sussex and Pembury, Osteoporosis Lead for MTW and Clinical Governance & Audit Lead for the Emergency Medical Directorate.
Personal profile:
Dr Mahmud enjoys sports, tennis and running.
He is a Trustee of Greatcauses raising funds for cataract operations in the developing world.
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Dr Taher Mahmud

Dr Taher Mahmud - Consultant Rheumatologist at Spire Tunbridge Wells Hospital, Kent

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