Dr Abbas Ismail

Consultant Rheumatologist


Clinical Interests

  • Metabolic bone disease

  • Osteoporosis

  • Inflammatory arthritis e.g.  rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis

  • Fibromyalgia/chronic fatigue syndrome

  • Osteoarthritis

  • Vasculitis


Personal profile

Dr Ismail qualified from Charing Cross and Westminster Medical School in 1989. He trained in rheumatology and general medicine in London, Sheffield and Manchester.

Dr Ismail has been a Consultant Rheumatologist at Stockport NHS Trust since 2000. Dr Ismail is a very well respected Rheumatologist with considerable experience treating a wide range of rheumatic disorders such as rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, Lupus, fibromyalgia and gout.

He also has a specialist interest in osteoporosis and Paget's disease of the bone and has published numerous scientific articles in this field. He is the Director of the Osteoporosis Service in Stockport.

Clinical Interests

  • Osteoporosis and Metabolic Bone Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • SLE, Sjogrens
  • Gout
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica / Giant Cell arteritis
  • Vasculitis
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Professional Memberships 

  • Member of the Royal Collge of Physicians (London)
  • Royal Osteoporosis Society

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