Dr Ravik Mascarenhas


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.


  • By appointment


Current posts

  • Consultant Rheumatologist at Royal Devon & Exeter Hospital


Personal interests

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

Member of

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


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.