Dr Veerakathy Harindra

Consultant Physician in Genitourinary Medicine

Practising at

Spire Portsmouth Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Veerakathy Harindra at Spire include:


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Professional profile

I have been a Consultant Physician in Genitourinary/ HIV Medicine at St Mary's Hospital, Portsmouth since 1994 where I was appointed as the Clinical Director from 1998 to 2007 and a civilian advisor in Genitourinary/ HIV Medicine to the Royal Navy in 1998. I have also held positions as Honorary Consultant Physician in Genitourinary / HIV Medicine for St Mary's Hospital, Isle of Wight and Royal Bournemouth Hospital. Further afield, I am a Consultant Advisor for the Department of Disease Control, Ministry of Public Health of Thailand since 2006 and honorary Lecturer, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Faculty of Medicine, Prince of Songkla University, Hat Yai, Thailand. I regularly lecture at international conferences and has been a member of a number of their scientific committees. I have also provided workshops in HIV and Sexually transmitted Infections in a number of developing countries, including Thailand, Vietnam, Cambodia, Phillippines, Myanmar, India, Sri Lanka.

Clinical Interests

Erectile dysfunction
Sexual transmitted infections
Sexual health
Sexual dysfunction

Genital dermatosis. Vaginal discharge. Urethral discharge. Rash in the genital region. Skin problems in the genital region. Ulceration in the genital region. Lumps in the genital region. Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs). Recurrent vulvovaginal candidiasis. Chronic prostatitis. Vestibulitis. HIV. Screening for HIV and STIs. Erectile dysfunction. Women with sexual problems.

Private contact details

Private secretary Carol Longland
Private secretary telephone 02392 456050
Private secretary email
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Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

Royal College of Physicians, London
Royal College of Physicians, Glasgow
British Medical Association (BMA)
British HIV Association

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Current NHS posts

Consultant Physician, Genito-Urinary Medicine, Solent NHS Trust. Civilian Adviser in Genito-Urinary Medicine to Royal Navy.

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Personal Profile

I am married and have three children. I enjoy sports and have played cricket at a higher level and have recently taken up golf. I enjoy travelling and enjoying the local culture and cuisine.

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