About Rheumatology

The Rheumatology department is involved in the diagnosis and management of Arthritis, Connective Tissue and Soft Tissue diseases. We offer comprehensive service for all Rheumatology problems including Inflammatory Arthritis, Soft Tissue problems, Multiple System disease (e.g.Lupus), Metabolic Bone Disease and Joint injections. The service also provides specialist investigations including DEXA Scan for osteoporosis and other blood investigations.

The following are some of the conditions treated:

  • Adolescent Rheumatology
  • Autoimmune rheumatic diseases
  • Carpal Tunnel
  • Chronic pain
  • Hypermobility
  • Inflammatory Arthritis
  • Obstetric-rheumatology
  • Osteoporosis & Metabolic bone
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Vasculitis
  • Young adult rheumatology

Meet Our Doctors


Dr S. Sham MBBS., MD (General Medicine)., Fellowship (Rheumatology)., DM (Rheumatology)


Dr Mathai Thomas
MBBS., DCH., MD., DM (Rheumatology)