Dr. Sharath Kumar

( MBBS, MD - Pediatrics, DNB - Rheumatology, Graduate Certificate of Paediatric Rheumatology )

Rheumatologist, Pediatric Rheumatologist

15 Year(s) experience


Dr. Sharath has completed his DNB in Rheumatology in May 2013 after undergoing 3 years of training under Dr. A.N Malaviya (Dr. Malaviya is also known as the “Father of Indian Rheumatology). Before the same, he had successfully completed the 2 years Eular Certificate Course on Rheumatic Diseases in May 2010. He also completed the graduate certificate course in Pediatric Rheumatology from the University of Western Australia in 2009. For enrollment into this course, he was awarded the International Wyeth Scholarship. It was one of only three scholarships available to applicants from all over the world and granted once a year. Around the same time, he also graduated from NP and PA post graduate course in Rheumatology (combined adult and Pediatric tracks) from the American College of Rheumatology. He has done his M.D from the prestigious Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh and graduated from the same in July 2007. He did his basic medical training i.e, MBBS, from the Bangalore Medical College, Rajiv Gandhi University, from where he graduated in May 2002.

Practice Locations

Optima Arthritis & Rheumatology Clinic

No 7, 1st Main Road, Mahalakshmi Layout
Landmark :Behind Mahalaxmi Metro Station and Next to Abharan Showroom
Mahalakshmi Layout, Bangalore.

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Fees Rs.750

All Services
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis Treatment
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Musculoskeletal Ultrasound For Diagnosis Of Rheumatological Disorders
  • Nailfold Video Capillaroscopy For Raynauds
  • Synovial Fluid Examination For Uric Acid Crystals For Gout
  • Systemic Sclerosis (Scleroderma)
  • Ultrasound Guided Joint Aspiration
  • Ultrasound Guided Synovial Biopsy
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis Treatment
  • SLE
  • Sjogrens Syndrome Treatment
  • Connective Tissue
  • Cartilage Disorders
  • Osteoarthritis Treatment
  • Osteoporosis

15 Year(s)