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Dr Anita Weerakoon is a Consultant Rheumatologist working at Ipswich Hospital and Nuffield Health Ipswich Hospital.
She has experience in management of wide spectrum of Rheumatic diseases and provide individualised patient care by encouraging patients to actively participate in the medical consultation and decision making.
She is the Clinical Lead in Rheumatology at Ipswich Hospital. She provides educational presentations in both primary and secondary care settings and is involved in teaching health professionals and patient groups.
Areas of interest
Inflammatory Arthritis; Rheumatoid Arthritis; Psoriatic Arthritis; Ankylosing Spondylitis; Gout; Pseudogout; Osteoporosis; Pagets; Osteoarthritis; Joint pains; Muscle pains; Shoulder pain; Elbow pain; Wrist or Hand pain, Hip pain, Knee pain; Ankle and Feet pain; Spinal pain; Neck and Back pain; Fibromyalgia; PMR; GCA; Jont and soft tissue injections; Rheumatic diseases
- 07908 480631
Current NHS consultant posts held
(Additional) Languages spoken
- Sinhala, Sinhalese
Courses offered to GPs
I provide educational presentations to GP Colleagues
- FRCP Royal College of Physicians 2012
- MSc University of East Anglia 2011
- MBBS North Colombo Medical College 1993
Reference number 5201486
Affiliations / memberships
British Society of Rheumatology
Fellow of Royal College of Physicians
British Medical association
Medical Defence Union
- Foxhall RoadIPSWICHIP4 5SW
- 18:00 - 20:00
- 01473 279123
- Nuffield Health Ipswich Hospital, IP4 5SW
- 09:00 - 12:00
- 01473 279123
Post treatment communication
Following treatment of a Bupa member, I will communicate with GPs in line with Department of Health, GMC and appropriate professional bodies guidelines.
In the event of an urgent query following treatment, Bupa members should use the following contact details