Dr Srinivasan VenkataChalam
MRCP (UK), FRCP
"Excellent facilities and committed staff make it a joy to work at Spire Little Aston Hospital."
I have a special interest in Rheumatoid arthritis, Osteoarthritis, soft tissue disorders, connective tissue diseases like Lupus, Osteoporosis and paediatric and adolescent Rheumatology. I am involved in many clinical trials of new treatments for arthritis.
I am a Consultant Rheumatologist, practising within the NHS at Cannock and Wolverhampton Rheumatology Centre, since 2003 as part of a renowned multidisciplinary team.
I qualified from the University of Madras in 1990 and completed my postgraduate degree (MD) in Internal Medicine from the University of Poona. I completed Rheumatology higher specialist training in Wessex and Bath with a period of research in bone health and a stint in Paediatric Rheumatology.
Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Srinivasan VenkataChalam at Spire include:
MBBS (1990), MD (1993), MRCP (1995), FRCP (2005) / University of Madras / 1990
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery
MBBS University of Madras, India, 1990. MD (Internal Medicine) - University of Poona, India 1993
British Society of Rheumatology
American College of Rheumatology
National Osteoporosis Society
American Society of Bone and Mineral Research
Royal College of Physicians of London
Chair of West Midlands Rheumatology Services and Training Committee since 2011
Cannock and Wolverhampton Rheumatology Centre, Cannock Chase Hospital and The Royal Wolverhampton NHS Trust
I enjoy spending my spare time walking, cycling and playing cricket with my son.