Dr Bhavisha Vasta

Consultant Rheumatologist & Osteoporosis Lead

MA (Cantab), MBBS, MRCP, PGCMedEd

Specialises in

  • Inflammatory arthritis
  • Osteoporosis and metabolic bone disease
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Soft tissue rheumatic disorders
  • Fibromyalgia syndrome
I understand how greatly rheumatic conditions can impact on quality of life, and I am firmly committed to rapidly reaching a diagnosis and holistic personalised treatment plan. I offer patients investigation, diagnosis and management of a broad range of musculoskeletal conditions including: Inflammatory arthritis (including rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis), Osteoporosis and metabolic bone disease (including Paget's disease and osteomalacia), Osteoarthritis, Soft tissue rheumatic disorders (including tendonitis and bursitis), Polymyalgia rheumatica, Gout, Fibromyalgia syndrome, Connective tissue disease. I also perform joint and soft tissue injections and I am skilled in the use of musculoskeletal ultrasound to facilitate the diagnosis and monitoring of arthritis.I completed my pre-clinical studies at Cambridge University, and graduated with distinction in clinical studies from University College London. I undertook my specialist rheumatology training at the Royal National Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases in Bath, a national centre of excellence. I have previously held a Rheumatology Consultant post in Worcestershire however I now work at South Warwickshire NHS Foundation Trust as a Consultant Rheumatologist and Clinical Lead for Osteoporosis.I have a keen interest in medical education, holding a postgraduate qualification in the subject. I am actively involved in medical student teaching and the supervision of doctors in training. I have also published in peer reviewed rheumatology journals.

General Medical Council Number: C6129925

Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Bhavisha Vasta at Spire include:


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Clinical interests

• Inflammatory arthritis (including rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis) • Osteoporosis and metabolic bone disease (including Paget's disease and osteomalacia) • Osteoarthritis • Soft tissue rheumatic disorders (including tendonitis and bursitis) • Polymyalgia rheumatica • Gout • Fibromyalgia syndrome • Connective tissue disease • General rheumatology

Personal profile

I grew up in London and now live in Worcestershire with my husband and two children. Together as a family we love spending time outdoors whether it be exploring the countryside with our dog, visiting national trust properties or simply tending our garden and veggie patch.

Contact information

Telephone 01905 362252
Website https://www.therheumatologypractice.com/
Private secretary telephone 01926 865901
Private secretary email sonia@therheumatologypractice.com