Dr Rimi Shah

Consultant Physician

MBBS Dip GUM DFSRH FRCP

Year qualified:1994

Specialty

Personal profile

Dr Shah was appointed as a Consultant in HIV and Genitourinary medicine at the Royal Free Hospital and Barnet Hospital in 2005, having trained in GUM/ HIV medicine at Guys and St Thomas’ Hospitals.

Her clinical practice includes screening and management of sexually transmitted infections e.g. chlamydia, gonorrhoea, genital warts, thrush/ BV and herpes; as well as complex GUM related problems e.g. recurrent discharge, erectile dysfunction, prostatitis / NSU and vulvodynia / vestibulitis; and general HIV management.

She is Lead Clinician for HIV (Barnet site) and Head of Services.

Her specialist and research interests are in Women’s health, particularly in the management of recurrent vaginal infections, and in the antenatal care of women with blood bourne viruses/STIs, including HIV. She is Antenatal Lead for blood bourne viruses (Barnet site).

She is happy to see private patients when they need to be seen, including evenings and weekends and offers a completely confidential and culturally sensitive service.

Professional Membership



  • GMC

  • BMA

  • RCP

  • Bhiva

  • Bassh

  • MDU

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