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Dr Subrahmanyam Peddasomayajula - Rheumatology

Dr Subrahmanyam Peddasomayajula is a Consultant Rheumatologist in Essex specialising in rheumatica, arthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, gout and osteoporosis at Springfield Hospital.

Based at: Springfield Hospital | Get directions | Go to hospital website

GMC Number

5197455

Clinical interests

Polymyalgia rheumatica

Giant cell arteritis

Early inflammatory arthritis

Rheumatoid arthritis and psoriatic arthritis

Gout

Pseudogout and osteoporosis

Academic background

Following his graduation in India, Dr Peddasomayajula came to the UK and worked in South Wales and obtained MRCP (UK). He then trained in Rheumatology and General Medicine as an Eastern Deanery Specialist Registrar.

Dr Peddasomayajula has a special interest in GCA (Giant cell or temporal arteritis) / PMR (Polymyalgia Rheumatica) and crystal arthritis (Gout). During early 2012, he contributed to 3e initiative, which is a pan-European group to develop guidelines for management of gout. 

At Broomfield Hospital, Dr Peddasomayajula initiated a sub-speciality clinic for GCA/PMR patients. As an Educational Supervisor, Dr Peddasomayajula helps and supports training of Specialist Registrars in Rheumatology and is involved in clinical research.

Professional Memberships

Member of the Royal college of Physicians

The British Society for Rheumatology

NHS base

Mid Essex Hospitals Trust

01245 200307