- Bupa Platinum consultant
- Fee assured
- Verified account
- Open Referral network
Consultant Physician and Rheumatologist at Hull University Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust
Honorary Senior Lecturer at Hull York Medical school.
Lead for Clinical Research in Rheumatology at Hull University Teaching Hospitals
Areas of interest
Rheumatoid arthritis; Connective tissue disorders; Inflammatory arthritis; Osteoarthritis; Psoriatic Arthritis; Polymyalgia Rheumatica; Vasculitis; Inflammatory myositis; Soft tissue Rheumatology.
Principal Investigator and Chief Investigator for a number of Clinical trials in Rheumatoid arthritis, Ankylosing Spondylitis and Psoriatic Arthritis.
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Physician and Rheumatologist at Hull University Teaching Hospitals
Clinical Trials in various Rheumatic Diseases.
Immunopathology of rheumatic diseases.
Chief Investigator in UK for two Clinical Trials.
Principal Investigator for Rheumatology trials at Hull Royal Infirmary - multiple.
Walking in the countryside.
CLRN research funding since 2010 - ongoing.
NHS Clinical Excellence Awards
Certificate of Recognition from NHS CRN for consistent contribution to Clinical Trials - 2014.
(Additional) Languages spoken
- Afrikaans - Fluent
- Arabic - Basic
- Gujarati - Basic
- Turkish - Basic
Multiple including Chapter in Oxford Textbook of Rheumatology and various peer-reviewed journals
Courses offered to GPs
Regular teaching sessions arranged via Spire Hospital Hull & EAst Riding and also directly with GP groups as needed.
Highly positive patient feedback surveys.
- MBBCh University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg 1985
- FCP (SA) College of Physicians of South Africa 1990
- FRCP (London) Royal College of Physicians London 2005
- PhD University of Bath 1998
Reference number 3401271
Details of entry to specialist register
- Dr Yusuf I Patel , 1998
Affiliations / memberships
British Society of Rheumatology
American College of Rheumatology
Royal College of Physicians London
British Medical Association
- Spire Hull and East Riding Hospital, HU10 7AZ
- 09:00 - 12:00
- 01482 659471
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.