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Dr. Girish Kakade

Speciality

Rheumatology

Designation

Consultant - Rheumatologist

Jupiter Hospital, Pune

About Doctor

Qualification

  • MBBS from Maharashtra University of Health Sciences, Nashik
  • MD Medicine from the prestigious Seth G S Medical College & KEM Hospital, Mumbai 
  • DNB Rheumatology from one of the finest rheumatology training centres in India, P D Hinduja National Hospital and Medical Research Centre, Mumbai under National Board of Examinations, New Delhi
  • Completed 2 years European League Against Rheumatism (EULAR) Online rheumatology course
  • Cleared Specialty Certificate Examination (SCE) in Rheumatology conducted by The Federation of Royal Colleges of Physicians of United Kingdom 
  • Completed 1 year International fellowship in Rheumatology under Royal College of Physicians, London at The Royal Wolverhampton NHS Trust, one of the biggest rheumatology centres in NHS England 
     

Experience

More than 5 years of experience in the field of adult as well as paediatric rheumatology at the finest centres in India and UK

Specializations

  • Arthritis and related diseases (Rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, juvenile idiopathic arthritis- arthritis in children, post-viral/post-Chikungunyaarthritis, gout and other crystal related arthritis, osteoarthritis, fibromyalgia)
  • Connective tissue diseases (CTD) and vasculitides(SLE, Sjögren’s syndrome, Scleroderma, mixed connective tissue disease, undifferentiated connective tissue disease, dermatomyositis/polymyositis, sarcoidosis, ANCA associated vasculitis, Takayasu arteritis, GCA, Cutaneous vasculitis/vasculitic ulcers, CTD andvasculitides in children):special experience in ‘CTD and vasculitides clinic’, ‘combined CTD-lung clinic’ and ‘Lupus clinic’ at P D Hinduja National Hospital, Mumbai as well as at The Royal Wolverhampton NHS Trust, UK
  • Special experience with newer biologic therapies in rheumatology during fellowship in UK
  • Osteoporosis and metabolic bone diseases: conducted special clinics during fellowship in UK
     

Membership

  • Life member of Indian Rheumatology Association (LM-1222)

Research & Publications

  • Presented many posters at various national and international conferences. Recipient of travel bursary for presenting posters at European Congress of Rheumatology 2019 at Madrid, Spain
  •  Published many articles in national and international indexed journals
  • Was a sub-investigator for multiple clinical trials at The Royal Wolverhampton NHS Trust, UK
     

OPD

Day: Mon, wed, Sat/ Tues , Fri

Timing: 3pm to 4:30pm/5pm to 6pm

* Timings are subjected to change in case of emergency & unforeseen situations.