Dr Bhavisha Vasta

Qualifications

MA (Cantab), MBBS, MRCP, PGCMedEd

GMC number: 6129925

Practicing since: 2005

Specialties

Rheumatology

Consultation times

  • Fridays
  • Overview

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01926 562472

About

Consultant Rheumatologist, Dr Bhavisha Vasta, understands how greatly rheumatic conditions can impact on quality of life, and is firmly committed to rapidly reaching a diagnosis and holistic personalised treatment plan.
 

She offers patients investigation, diagnosis and management of a broad range of musculoskeletal conditions including:

• Inflammatory arthritis (including rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis)
• Osteoporosis & metabolic bone disease (including Paget's disease and osteomalacia)
• Osteoarthritis
• Soft tissue rheumatic disorders (including tendonitis and bursitis)
• Polymyalgia rheumatica
• Gout
• Fibromyalgia syndrome

• Connective tissue disease

She also performs joint and soft tissue injections and is skilled in the use of musculoskeletal ultrasound to facilitate diagnosis and monitoring of arthritis.

Dr Vasta completed her pre-clinical studies at Cambridge University, and graduated with distinction in clinical studies from University College London. She undertook her specialist rheumatology training at the Royal National Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases in Bath, a national centre of excellence. Dr Vasta has previously held a Rheumatology Consultant post in Worcestershire. She now works at South Warwickshire NHS Foundation Trust as a Consultant Rheumatologist and Clinical Lead for Osteoporosis.

 

Dr Vasta also holds a postgraduate qualification in Medical Education and is actively involved in medical student teaching and the supervision of doctors in training.

Languages spoken

English

Treatments and tests offered by Dr Bhavisha Vasta at Nuffield Health

  • Osteoporosis screen
  • Rheumatology profiles

Locations Dr Bhavisha Vasta works with

Related experience

Memberships

  • British Society for Rheumatology
  • National Osteoporosis Society
  • Medical & Dental Defence Union of Scotland

Other post held

  • Consultant Rheumatologist & Osteoporosis Lead, South Warwickshire NHS Foundation Trust

Insurers Dr Bhavisha Vasta works with

Dr Bhavisha Vasta works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • Bupa
  • Cigna
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • WPA
  • Police Mutual

Declaration

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

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

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