Dr Ashok graduated from University of Mysore, India and completed postgraduate training in General Medicine in Mumbai. She undertook speciality training in Rheumatology and General Medicine from Oxford and Yorkshire Deanery.
Dr Ashok has had extensive experience in general rheumatology, osteoporosis and early arthritis.
Presently she is setting up an Early Arthritis service at the University Hospital of North Durham. She combines a busy clinical practice in rheumatic disease with a strong interest in medical education.