Dr Syed Asad Hussain

Dr Syed Asad Hussain

MB BS (London), MD, FRCP (UK)

Rheumatology

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2 specialists

25 years of experience
17 years as a specialist
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Overall Rating

Overall Experience

4.98

Bedside Manner

4.96

Explanation

4.95

Top feedback

“Dr Hussain is very professional, explaining everything precisely and clearly. Exceptional customer service and communication.“
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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Urdu
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4151577
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £255

    Follow-up appointment: £175

    Practices worked at

    London Bridge Hospital

    27 Tooley Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 2PR
    1787 reviews

    HCA UK at The Shard

    St Thomas Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 9BS
    1550 reviews

    About

    Dr Hussain is a Consultant Rheumatologist & General Physician and has been in practice for 14 years. He used his initial substantive NHS post to establish his vibrant rheumatology and general medicine practice within the independent sector and has successfully transitioned fully into the private sector with completion of appraisal and revalidation. His area of interests are in bone metabolism in particular which led to his postgraduate doctorate, and a spectrum of interests within rheumatology and general medicine. He has established his practice with great emphasis on communication and technology, providing a reflective, evidence-based, experienced management of patients with complex rheumatology problems.

    His commitments towards rheumatology and general medicine specialty has enabled him to develop expertise across a spectrum of complex conditions including musculoskeletal medicine, inflammatory joint disease and rheumatoid, connective tissue disease and lupus, psoriasis related arthritis, spondyloarthropathy and ankylosing spondylitis, osteoarthritis, soft tissue disorders such as tennis elbow, golfer elbow, carpal tunnel syndrome, fibromyalgia, vasculitis, gout conditions. General medicine practice includes management of hypertension and general medical illnesses.

    His commitment to learning, teaching and training is exemplified by his role as an examiner for the Royal College of Physicians enjoying both national and international clinical examination settings and paper publications. He's also an accredited appraiser for consultant colleagues within the private sector. Dr Hussain practices from a number of hospitals both in the North West and the London area, enjoying more recent practices commencing at the HCA London Bridge Hospital / The Shard. Registered and Fee assured with a number medical insurance companies enjoying fast track quick turn around care pathways. Registered on the Private Practice Register and strong patient and colleagues partnerships. 


    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

    • Joint injection
    • Soft tissue injection such suprascapular nerve blocks 
    • Steroid therapy
    • DMARD therapy
    • Biologic therapy
    • Rheumatoid arthritis (RA)
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Soft tissue musculoskeletal disorders
    • Back pain
    • Carpal tunnel syndrome
    • Spondyloarthropathy
    • Psoriatic arthritis
    • Lupus
    • Connective tissue disease
    • Gout
    • Vasculitis
    • Fibromyalgia
    • Hypertension
    • Breathlessness
    • Headaches
    • Chest pain
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    Procedures

    • Rheumatology
    • Joint Injection
    • Video Consultation
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    Special interests

    • Back Pain
    • Gout
    • Arthritis
    • Inflammatory Arthritis
    • Neck Pain
    • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Reactive Arthritis
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)
    • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
    • Vasculitis
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    Education

    • MB BS London University 1995
    • MD Liverpool University 2008
    • Fellowship of The Royal College Physicians 2008
    • Examiner for Royal College of Physicians 2010

    Memberships:

    • Fellow to the Royal College of Physicians
    • British Society for Rheumatology
    • British Medical Association
    • Medical Protection Society
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