Dr Ravik Mascarenhas

Qualifications

GMC number: 4529253

Specialties

Rheumatology

Consultation times

  • By appointment
  • Overview

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01392 262 132

About

Dr Mascarenhas is a Consultant Rheumatologist at The Nuffield Hospital, Exeter and The Royal Devon & Exeter Hospital. He graduated in Medicine and Surgery from Nottingham University Medical School and he has published in major medical journals.

Dr Mascarenhas is the Training Program Director for Rheumatology Specialist Training in the Peninsula. He sits on the Royal College Specialist Advisory Committee as Lead for Certification and he is Clinical Lead for the Royal Devon & Exeter Rheumatology Department.

Dr Mascarenhas specialises in all aspects of Rheumatology including Soft Tissue Rheumatology, Osteoarthritis, Inflammatory Arthritis (such as ankylosing spondylitis, rheumatoid arthritis, gout and pseudogout) Connective Tissue Diseases (such as lupus, scleroderma, sjogrens syndrome), Fibromyalgia and Osteoporosis. He has a particular interest in the diagnosis of early inflammatory arthritis using modern imaging techniques.

Personal interests

Dr Mascarenhas enjoys watching and playing sport especially Tennis, Cricket and Rugby. He is kept busy by his three young sons

Languages spoken

English

Treatments and tests offered by Dr Ravik Mascarenhas at Nuffield Health

  • Blood test
  • Fatigue screen
  • Rheumatology profiles
  • Endocrine investigations
  • Cardiovascular risk profile
  • Core biochemistry screens
  • Chronic kidney disease monitoring
  • Osteoporosis screen
  • Arthroscopy
  • Drug and medication monitoring
  • Trigger Point Injections
  • X-ray
  • MRI scan
  • Haematology profiles
  • Ultrasound

Locations Dr Ravik Mascarenhas works with

Related experience

Memberships

  • Royal College of Physicians
  • British Society for Rheumatology
  • Medical Protection Society

Other post held

  • Consultant Rheumatologist at Royal Devon & Exeter Hospital

Declaration

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

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

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