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Dr Anurag Bharadwaj

Consultant Rheumatologist
MD, DM, MRCP

Practising at

Spire Wellesley Hospital

Spire Hartswood Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Anurag Bharadwaj at Spire include:

Rheumatology

Other treatments

Back pain
Connective Tissue Disease
Inflammatory rheumatic disorders
Osteoarthritis Osteoporosis
Pain management
Soft tissue rheumatism

 

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Professional profile

He completed his postgraduate training in internal medicine (1994) and clinical immunology-rheumatology (1998) in India... . . Dr Bharadwaj set up a unit of rheumatology and immunology at Pokhara (Nepal) and Manipal (India)... He was involved in undergraduate medical students teaching from 1991 onwards including. teaching for one year at Melaka Manipal Medical College in Malaysia... He was also an undergraduate examiner for medicine and a designated examiner for rheumatology.. .

As part of his immunology-rheumatology training he learned major immunological laboratory techniques and rheumatological procedures. Dr Bharadwaj's previous experience in. internal medicine. has given him. confidence in managing emergency care, in-patient and out patient care for acute medical patients..

I am a consultant rheumatologist offering private rheumatology care at Spire Wellesley Private Hospital in Southend and Spire Hartswood Hospital, Brentwood, Essex. My work as a consultant rheumatologist involves out-patient care for general rheumatological problems, early inflammatory arthritis, connective tissue disorders and vasculitis. In my clinic I am able to offer musculo-skeletal ultrasound during the consultation, to assist diagnosis of rheumatological disease.

As part of my immunology-rheumatology training I learned major immunological laboratory techniques and rheumatological procedures. My previous experience in internal medicine has given me confidence in managing emergency care, in-patient and outpatient care for acute medical patients.

Until I moved to the UK in 2003, I was Associate Professor of Medicine and Head of the Unit of Rheumatology at a university hospital in India. I undertook further training in rheumatalogy in the UK within the Eastern Deanery. I completed my postgraduate training in internal medicine (1994) and clinical immunology-rheumatology (1998) in India. I set up a unit of rheumatology and immunology at Pokhara (Nepal) and Manipal (India). I was involved in undergraduate medical students teaching from 1991 onwards including teaching for one year at Melaka Manipal Medical College in Malaysia. I was also an undergraduate examiner for medicine and a designated examiner for rheumatology.

Dr Bharadwaj welcomes appropriate patients wishing to refer and pay for treatment themselves without the need for a GP letter of referral.


Clinical Interests

Rheumatology
Back pain
Connective tissue disease
Inflammatory rheumatic disorders
Soft tissue rheumatism
Osteoporosis

Special clinical interests: Auto-immune inflammatory disorders Inflammatory arthritis Connective tissue diseases (Systemic Lupus Erythematosus) Fibromyalgia Spinal disorders Regional pain syndromes

Private contact details

Telephone Spire Hartswood 01277 266 766 or Spire Wellesley 01702 447926
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Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

Royal College of Physicians

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Current NHS posts

Consultant Rheumatologist, Basildon and Thurrock University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

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Personal Profile

I was an active member of the Indian Montrek Association, regularly taking part in high mountain trekking. I also has an interest in wildlife, photography and music.  My wife, Kavita Bharadwaj, is a professional singer in Indian light and classical music and is presently devoting her time to bringing up our son and daughter.

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