Dr Viveca Kirthisingha

Qualifications

BM, BCh FRCP

GMC number: 4123561

Practicing since: 1994

Specialties

Geriatric Medicine, General (internal) Medicine

Consultation times

  • Bi monthly Thursday 08:30 – 12:30
  • Overview

Or call us on

01223 596103 Ext: 6103

About

Dr Kirthisingha is a Consultant Physician and Geriatrician at Cambridgeshire and Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust. She has a Honorary Contract at Addenbrookes Hospital. She qualified in 1994 having studied at St Andrews University for her pre-clinical training and Oxford University for her clinical training. She undertook her post graduate training in Oxford and Bristol.

Her practice includes treating patients with Long Term Conditions with multiple comorbidities,  Frailty, Loss of balance and Falls, Pain, Mild Cognitive Impairment and those patients that require a Medication Review.

Languages spoken

English

Treatments and tests offered by Dr Viveca Kirthisingha at Nuffield Health

  • Blood test
  • Electrocardiogram (ECG)
  • CT scan (or CAT scan)
  • X-ray
  • MRI scan
  • Osteoporosis screen
  • Ultrasound

Locations Dr Viveca Kirthisingha works with

Related experience

Research

NHS Innovation Challenge Prize 2013

Memberships

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

Other post held

  • Consultant Community Geriatrician, Cambridge and Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust
  • Honorary Consultant in Elderly Care , Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (Addenbrookes Hospital)

Declaration

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

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

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