Dr Asad Hussain
Consultant Rheumatologist & General Physician
MB BS (London), MD, FRCP (UK)
"The Spire Hospital offers a culture of commitment, dedication and quality towards patient care and has facilitated my campaign to provide a vibrant rheumatology service based on continuity and visibility. The working environment promotes a culture of excellence as part of clinical governance to maintain high standards of care, communication with allied medical staff and to provide a conjoined multifaceted service to patient care. The atmosphere and state-of-the-art setting is a superb working environment to flourish practice and maintain patient confidence."
Dr Hussain is a Consultant Rheumatologist & General Physician and has been in practice for 14 years. He used his initial substantive NHS post to establish his vibrant rheumatology and general medicine practice within the independent sector and has successfully transitioned fully into the private sector with completion of appraisal and revalidation. His area of interests are in bone metabolism in particular which led to his postgraduate doctorate, and a spectrum of interests within rheumatology and general medicine. He has established his practice with great emphasis on communication and technology, providing a reflective, evidence-based, experienced management of patients with complex rheumatology problems.
His commitments towards rheumatology and general medicine specialty has enabled him to develop expertise across a spectrum of complex conditions including musculoskeletal medicine, inflammatory joint disease and rheumatoid, connective tissue disease and lupus, psoriasis related arthritis, spondyloarthropathy and ankylosing spondylitis, osteoarthritis, soft tissue disorders such as tennis elbow, golfer elbow, carpal tunnel syndrome, fibromyalgia, vasculitis, gout conditions. General medicine practice includes management of hypertension and general medical illnesses.
His commitment to learning, teaching and training is exemplified by his role as an examiner for the Royal College of Physicians enjoying both national and international clinical examination settings. He's also an accredited appraiser for consultant colleagues within the private sector.
MB BS, MD, FRCP / Charing Cross & Westminster Medical School, London University / 1995
Qualifications represent graduate and higher specialist credentials and research
I am an examiner for the Royal College of Physicians involved in the PACES MRCP clinical examinations. I have examined both nationally and internationally. I have accreditation as an appraiser for consultant revalidation in the private sector.
I have always enjoyed balancing my work and family commitments and pursued health and fitness. I have a keen interest in nutrition and exercise to remain healthy and strong. I have enjoyed traveling extensively both in my work and family life and am able to appreciate cultures and languages. I love following international cricket and Formula One.