Dr Anoop Kuttikat
MB BS, MRCP (UK), MRCP (Rheum), FRCP (London), MD (Cantab)
"Excellent facilities, with friendly and very efficient staff."
I am a Consultant Rheumatologist with extensive experience and expertise in the management of Rheumatic and Musculoskeletal conditions. I undertook postgraduate training in London (MRCP, UK) and higher specialist training (MRCP, Rheumatology) in Cambridge (East of England, Specialist Registrar rotation). I am a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians (FRCP) in London.
I was awarded MD (higher doctorate assessed by thesis and viva) by the University of Cambridge, UK for original research on central pain mechanisms.
I am an experienced medical researcher and serve as a Principal Investigator for National Institute of Health Research (NIHR) portfolio adopted studies. I am a member of the 'Standards, Audits & Guidelines Working Group' of British Society for Rheumatology developing national best practice and evidence based guidelines.
I have more than 15 years' experience in the field of Rheumatology and I treat inflammatory and auto-immune rheumatic conditions such as Early Inflammatory Arthritis, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Psoriatic Arthritis, Crystal Arthritis - Gout, Pseudogout, Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR), Temporal Arteritis (Giant Cell Arteritis), Ankylosing Spondylitis/Axial Spondyloarthritis, Osteoarthritis, Back pain, Connective Tissue Disease-Lupus (SLE), Sjogren’s, Scleroderma, Metabolic Bone Disease - Osteoporosis and Paget's disease.
Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Anoop Kuttikat at Spire include:
Spire Cambridge Lea Hospital is only able to provide Covid-19 tests to patients undergoing surgery at our hospital. Covid-19 testing or antibody tests are not available as a standalone service.
MD (Cantab) / University of Cambridge / 2018
MD (Cantab) is a research doctorate on a par academically with the PhD and assessed by thesis and viva.
Royal College of Physicians, London
British Society for Rheumatology
Royal Society of Medicine
British Medical Association
Clinical Lead, Rheumatology, Kettering General Hospital
I am a widely published medical author: A textbook chapter in the 'Oxford Textbook of Rheumatology, 4th Ed; 15 PubMed cited peer reviewed articles; member of the editorial board of the journal 'Oxford Medical Case Reports' and Peer reviewer for the journals 'Clinical Rheumatology' and 'International Journal of Clinical Practice'; Author of Multiple Choice Questions for General Medical Council, UK's 'Fitness to Practice' panels, Rheumatology Specialty Certificate Exams and 'Medical Masterclass', Royal College of Physicians, UK.
Consultant Rheumatologist, Kettering General Hospital & Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge.