Dr Dayavathi Ashok

Consultant Rheumatologist

Practising at

Spire Washington Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Dayavathi Ashok at Spire include:

Other treatments

Rheumatology: Soft tissue rheumatism, Osteoporosis, Osteoarthritis, Inflammatory rheumatic disorders.

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Professional profile

I graduated from University of Mysore, India and completed postgraduate training in General Medicine in Mumbai. I then undertook speciality training in Rheumatology and General Medicine from Oxford and Yorkshire Deanery. I have had extensive experience in general rheumatology, osteoporosis and early arthritis. Presently I am setting up Early Arthritis service at University Hospital of North Durham. I combine a busy clinical practice in rheumatic disease with a strong interest in medical education.

Clinical Interests

Rheumatoid arthritis

Early Arthritis, Soft tissue rheumatism, Osteoarthritis, Neck and back pain, Carpal Tunnel syndrome, Osteoporosis and Widespread pain syndromes.

Private contact details

Telephone 0191 418 8636
Private secretary Kathleen
Private secretary fax 0191 4176573
Private secretary email
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Qualification and professional memberships

MB BS / University of Mysore / 1993
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery

Professional memberships

British Society of Rheumatology
Royal College of Physicians

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Current NHS posts

Consultant Rheumatologist at university Hospital of North Durham, and Bishop Auckland General Hospital.

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Personal Profile

I am now settled in Durham with my husband and one daughter. My interests include cycling, yoga, tennis, cooking and spending as much time as possible with family and friends.

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