Irani, Michael – locum consultant rheumatologist

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Dr Michael Irani is a consultant at Guy's and St Thomas'.Contacts

Tel: 020 7484 6901 or 020 7185 5656

Area of expertise: rheumatology
Languages: English, Gujarati

  • Biography

    Dr Michael Irani is currently a locum consultant in rheumatology at Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust.

    He qualified at King’s College Hospital and is a recognised teacher in medicine with the University of London and an examiner for the Royal Colleges of Physicians.

    He has attended eight Olympic and Commonwealth Games as a field of play doctor for weightlifting, and he has acted as a medical officer for disability tribunals.

  • Education and training

    • King’s College Hospital
    • Radcliffe Infirmary, Oxford
    • Research fellow in biochemical pharmacology, King's College Hospital
    • SR (rheum., neurology; GIM) Imperial School of Medicine
    • Consultant and clinical lead Ashford and St Peter’s hospitals.
    •  FRCP (London, Glasgow, Edinburgh), FRCS
  • Specialist interests

    • Rheumatic disorders: osteoarthritis
    • Inflammatory arthropathies (eg rheumatoid and psoriatic arthritis)
    • Crystal arthritis (eg gout and spinal pain).
  • Research interests

    Studies in improving benefit-to-risk ratios in treatments of rheumatic diseases.