Dr Abdul khan

Consultant Rheumatologist

MBBS, MSc, FRCP, MRCPI, MRCP(Rheumatology)

Specialty

Personal profile

Dr Khan has attained extensive experience in Rheumatology and General Medicine having trained in London Deanery in renowned teaching hospitals including Kings College Hospital London and St Georges Hospital London. He has experience in General Rheumatology and sub-specialties of Rheumatology both with inpatient and outpatient management.

Abdul has been awarded membership including MBBS, MRCP (UK), MRCPI and MRCP (Rheumatology) from the Royal College of Physicians London. He has also awarded Master of Science in Rheumatology (MSc) (passed with Merit) from Kings College London. Dr Khan is also (C.A.S.E) Accredited Focus Musculoskeletal Ultrasound qualified from Canterbury University.

He has expertise in General and Complex Rheumatologic conditions with ultrasound skills for the diagnosis and management of various Inflammatory Musculoskeletal conditions.

Abdul has a strong interest in research especially with Inflammatory Arthritis. Currently working as Consultant Rheumatologist and Physician at Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother Hospital Margate, involved in Musculoskeletal ultrasound training of Specialist Registrars and also supervisor of Core Medical Trainees. Also he is an examiner for the ‘MRCP Paces Exam’ for ‘Royal College of Physicians London’.

Dr Khan works closely with physiotherapists, occupational therapists, podiatrists to provide a multidisciplinary team approach towards management of individual patients. Technical procedures such as joint and soft tissue injections are available. Treatment is tailored according to the individual needs. Patients can expect a personal, empathetic service.

Professional Memberships

  • Member of Royal College of Physician London
  • Member of Royal College of Physician Ireland
  • Member British Society of Rheumatology
  • Member Kent and Medway Biologic Network
  • Member Medical Protection Society

Clinical Interests

  • Inflammatory joint diseases 
  • Connective tissue diseases
  • Gout
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Soft tissue rheumatism
  • Pain management and back pain
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Spondyloarthropathies (e.g Ankylosing, Spondylitis, Psoriatic arthritis, etc) 
  • Stress related musculoskeletal symptoms

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