Dr Sanjeev Patel

Consultant Rheumatologist

BM, MRCP, DM, FRCP

Year qualified:1984

Specialty

Personal profile

Dr Patel qualified from the University of Southampton in 1984. He has worked in a variety of hospitals in England and in New Zealand. Following training in general internal medicine he specialised in rheumatology. Dr Patel was a consultant in general medicine and rheumatology from 1996 to 2017 at Epsom & St Helier Hospitals.

He then moved to King's College Hospital in London where he does 5 rheumatology clinics per week and on-call for acute rheumatology. He has particular interest in metabolic bone diseases such as osteoporosis, inflammatory arthritis (such as rheumatoid arthritis and gout), vasculitis and connective diseases.

Clinical Interests

I see patients with a wide range of rheumatological conditions including:

  • Inflammatory arthritis such as rheumatoid arthritis
  • Polymyalgia rheumatica
  • Gout
  • Bone problems such as Osteoporosis
  • Trigger finger
  • Shoulder pain
  • Back pain
  • Fibromyalgia.

Current NHS and /or University Posts

  • King’s College Hospital

Professional Memberships

  • Royal Society for Medicine
  • British Society for Rheumatology
  • American Society for Bone & Mineral Research
  • National Osteoporosis Society
  • Bone Research Society

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