Dr Prabhath Fernando

Qualifications

MB BS, MD, MRCP(UK)

GMC number: 5209342

Practicing since: 1992

Specialties

General (internal) Medicine, Geriatric Medicine

Consultation times

  • Weekly Monday 14:30 – 17:00
  • Overview

Or call us on

0300 1311418

About

Dr Prabhath Fernando is a Consultant in Medicine for Older People and General (Internal) Medicine attached to Taunton and Somerset Foundation Trust. Having completed his primary qualification he specialised in General (Internal) Medicine and Geriatric Medicine.

He is passionate about managing older people with multiple complex diseases and providing peri operative care for people with acute and chronic medical conditions undergoing surgery. His areas of expertise also include management of patients with osteoporosis, falls, confusion and memory deficits and Parkinson’s disease.

Treatments and tests offered by Dr Prabhath Fernando at Nuffield Health

  • Care for the elderly
  • Ambulatory blood pressure monitoring (ABPM)

Locations Dr Prabhath Fernando works with

Related experience

Memberships

  • Royal College of Physicians of London
  • British Geriatrics Society
  • Ceylon College of Physicians
  • Medical Defence Union

Other post held

  • Consultant Physician, Musgrove Park Hospital, Taunton
  • Consultant Physician, Nuffield Health, Taunton