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Dr Bhavisha Vasta

Consultant Rheumatologist & Osteoporosis Lead
MA (Cantab), MBBS, MRCP, PGCMedEd

Practising at

Spire South Bank Hospital

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Treatment information

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

Rheumatology

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Professional profile

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.


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

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Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

Royal College of Physicians
British Society for Rheumatology
National Osteoporosis Society
Medical & Dental Defence Union of Scotland

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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.

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Private contact details

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