Dr Roshan Amarasena


MBBS, MD, MRCP (Med), MRCP(Rheu), PG Dip(Rheum)

GMC number: 6087356

Practicing since: 1994


General (internal) Medicine, Rheumatology

Consultation times

  • Bi Weekly Tuesday PM or by arrangement
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Dr Amarasena undertook his basic and postgraduate medical training in Sri Lanka and was awarded a Royal College of Physician UK sponsorship for higher training in the United Kingdom. He then trained in General Medicine and Rheumatology in the North West of England.

He has experience in managing acute medical patients and all aspects of rheumatology.

He is a consultant Rheumatologist interested in early inflammatory  arthritis such as rheumatoid arthritis and psoriatic arthritis.

Other interests

  • Early inflammatory arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Crystal arthropathies (Gout, etc)
  • Polymyalgia rheumatic, temporal arteritis and vasculitis
  • Autoimmune inflammatory diseases, connective tissue disease
  • Soft tissue related diseases
  • Joint and soft tissue injections

Locations Dr Roshan Amarasena works with

Related experience


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

Other posts held

  • Robert Jones &amp
  • Agnes Hunt NHS Foundation Trust
  • Royal Shrewsbury Hospital
  • Consultant Rheumatologist, Nuffield Health Shrewsbury

Insurers Dr Roshan Amarasena works with

Dr Roshan Amarasena works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • Bupa
  • Cigna
  • Simplyhealth
  • WPA


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

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

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