Professor Patrick Kiely qualified in medicine from the University of London in 1988 and gained a PhD degree in experimental immunology from the University of Cambridge in 1996.
He was appointed consultant physician and rheumatologist at St George’s Hospital in London in 1999 and has been department lead from 2002-2018. He was promoted to Honorary Reader in Rheumatology at St George’s University of
London in 2017. He has a major research interest in the management of rheumatoid arthritis, especially optimal use of conventional and biologic agents.
He was a co-author of the 1999 NICE clinical guidelines for the management of RA, and the NICE quality standards for RA in 2011.
He has clinical interests in all inflammatory arthropathies, also myositis, vasculitis and haemochromatosis.
He is an Associate Editor for ‘Rheumatology’, and chairman of the SW London, Surrey and Sussex Regional Rheumatology Network, and lectures on rheumatic diseases throughout the UK and internationally.
- Rheumatoid arthritis
- All inflammatory arthrides
- Idopathic myositis
- Haemochromatosis arthritis
Professor Kiely runs a general rheumatology service with special interest clinics in Inflammatory Arthritis and General Rheumatology.
- 10k runs
- Contemporary - 19 century art
- My garden and hens
He was a founder member of the UK Early Rheumatoid Arthritis Network (ERAN) in 2002, a multicentre inception cohort of patients with early RA. This has resulted in several important publications on the impact of patient specific factors and treatments on achieving remission and other outcomes.
He has over 100 peer reviewed publications.
Current research focuses on optimisation of outcomes in rheumatoid arthritis, haemochromatosis arthropathy and guideline development in adult myositis.
- British Society for Rhuematology
- American College of Rheumatology
Other post held
- St George's Healthcare NHS Trust
Insurers Professor Patrick Kiely works with
Professor Patrick Kiely works with the following private medical insurance providers:
- Aviva Health
- AXA PPP Healthcare
- AXA PPP International
- Benenden Health
- Bupa On Demand
- CS Healthcare
- Exeter Family Friendly
- Freedom Health
- Vitality Health (Pru Health)
Professor Patrick Kiely does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.
Professor Patrick Kiely does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.
Professor Patrick Kiely does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.