Dr Srinivasan Venkata Chalam

Consultant Rheumatologist

Practising at

Spire Little Aston Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Srinivasan Venkata Chalam at Spire include:



Other treatments

Back pain
Connective tissue disease
Inflammatory rheumatic disorders
Metabolic bone diseases
Paediatric rheumatology
Rheumatoid arthritis
Soft tissue rheumatism

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Professional profile

I have been a consultant rheumatologist since 2003 and have a special interest in Rheumatoid arthritis, Osteoarthritis, Soft tissue disorders, Connective tissue diseases, Osteoporosis and Paediatric and Adolescent Rheumatology.

I am keen in Training and Teaching and have Chaired the Regional Training Committee since 2011. I am involved in many clinical trials of new treatments for arthritis. I perform all joint and soft tissue injections. I am the Osteoporosis Lead for our Department.

Qualified from University of Madras in 1990 and completed postgraduate degree MD in Internal Medicine from University of Poona. Rheumatology higher specialist training in Wessex and Bath with a period of research in bone health and a stint in Paediatric Rheumatology. Consultant Rheumatologist at Cannock Chase Hospital since 2003 as part of a renowned multidisciplinary team.

Private contact details

Telephone 0121 353 6637
Private secretary email
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Qualification and professional memberships

MBBS (1990), MD (1993), MRCP (1995), FRCP (2005) / University of Madras / 1990
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery

Professional memberships

British Society of Rheumatology
American College of Rheumatology
National Osteoporosis Society
American Society of Bone and Mineral Research
Royal College of Physicians of London

Professional leadership

Chair of West Midlands Rheumatology Services and Training Committee since 2011

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Current NHS posts

Cannock Chase Hospital, Cannock Sir Robert Peel Hospital, Tamworth Samuel Johnson Hospital, Lichfield.

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