Dr Anurag Bharadwaj



GMC number: 6072596

Practising since: 1994



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  • Monday (Weeks 1, 3, 5) 18:00-20:00
  • Saturday 12:30 to 14:30
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Dr Anurag Bharadwaj is a Consultant Rheumatologist at Nuffield Health Brentwood Hospital. Dr Bharadwaj has been working as a Consultant Rheumatologist in the UK since August 2008. He is clinical lead for the Rheumatology department at Basildon Hospital where he is based for his NHS work. His commitments involve outpatients’ clinics including a speciality clinic for Early Inflammatory Arthritis, Connective Tissue disorders and Vasculitis. He regularly performs Ultrasounds of the musculoskeletal system for diagnosis and treatment. His interests involve Fibromyalgia and soft tissue rheumatism.

Dr Bharadwaj worked as a Consultant Rheumatologist (Associate Professor, Medicine and lead Unit of Rheumatology) until 2003 in a university hospital in India. He did his training as Registrar in Rheumatology (Eastern Deanery) in UK, completed his postgraduate training in Internal medicine (1994) and Clinical Immunology-Rheumatology (1998) in India.

Dr Bharadwaj established a Unit of Rheumatology and Immunology at Pokhara (Nepal) and Manipal (India). From 1991 onwards he regularly held bedside clinics and demonstrations for the undergraduate students, including extensive teaching experiences for one year at Melaka Manipal Medical College in Malaysia.

As part of Immunology-Rheumatology training Dr Bharadwaj studied major immunological laboratory techniques and rheumatological procedures. He has worked in General Internal Medicine since 1991 (his entry point in Internal Medicine, MD programme). It was this that gave him confidence in managing emergency care, inpatient and outpatient care of medical patients.

Special interests

Autoimmune Rheumatological conditions, Inflammatory arthritis (including Rheumatoid arthritis and Ankylosing Spondylitis), Connective Tissue diseases (including Lupus, vasculitis and other autoimmune disorders, Raynaud's Disease, Fibromyalgia, Soft Tissue Rheumatism & Osteoporosis.

Personal interests

Music, travelling, trekking, mountaineering

Languages spoken

English, Hindi

Treatments and tests offered by Dr Anurag Bharadwaj at Nuffield Health

  • Rheumatology profiles
  • Electromyography (EMG)
  • Trigger Point Injections

Locations Dr Anurag Bharadwaj works with

Related experience


Dr Bharadwaj is Research lead for Division of Medicine at Basildon Hospital.  He is principal investigator for various research projects.


  • Indian Rheumatism Association
  • Fellowship of Royal College of Physicians

Other posts held

  • Rheumatology Clinical Lead & Consultant Rheumatologist, Basildon & Thurrock NHS Trust


Dr Anurag Bharadwaj does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Dr Anurag Bharadwaj does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

Dr Anurag Bharadwaj does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.