Consultant Rheumatologist


Dr Muddassir Shaikh is a consultant Rheumatologist working at the James Cook University Hospital, Middlesbrough. He completed his Rheumatology specialist training in the North East England in 2015 and has been working as a Consultant Rheumatologist in the NHS since then.

Dr Shaikh manages a wide range of rheumatological conditions including:
  • Assessment and diagnosis of patients with aches and pains
  • Inflammatory Arthritis  (e.g. Rheumatoid arthritis, Psoriatic arthritis)
  • Ankylosing spondylitis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Gout
  • Connective tissue diseases (e.g. Lupus, Systemic sclerosis, Sjogren’s syndrome, Myositis)
  • Vasculitis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Joint and soft tissue injections
Dr Shaikh is actively involved in teaching junior doctors and medical students. He is the research lead for the Rheumatology department at the James Cook University Hospital, Middlesbrough. He is an editorial board member of the (Oxford) Rheumatology journal. He has chaired and presented at several national conferences.

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