Dr Pamela Mangat
Medical interests: Inflammatory arthritis including rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis and gout. Connective tissue disease, systemic lupus erythematosus, sarcoidosis and vasculitis. Joint and soft tissue injections.
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I treat patients with diseases that affect their joints and soft tissues; my clinical experience ranges from osteoarthritis, through the inflammatory conditions of rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis and ankylosing spondylitis, to conditions that can also impact on other body systems and tissues, such as lupus and fibromyalgia. As Lead for the Early Inflammatory Arthritis Service at the Royal Free Hospital, I recognise the importance of an early and accurate diagnosis; we now have therapies that can change the course of inflammatory arthritic disease and careful management of patients can prevent disability and can help them sustain a good quality of life.
I have expertise and a wide range of experience in managing all rheumatological conditions ranging from isolated muscle, tendon or joint problems through to inflammatory arthritides such as rheumatoid arthritis and connective tissue diseases such as myositis and systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE).
- Joint pain, stiffness and swelling
- Difficulty moving a joint
- Muscle pain and weakness
- Back pain
- Neck pain
- Numbness and tingling in arms or legs
- Conditions diagnosed
- Rheumatoid arthritis
- Psoriatic arthritis
- Ankylosing spondylitis
- Undifferentiated arthritis
- Systemic lupus erythematosus
- Carpal tunnel syndrome
- Tennis elbow, golfers elbow
- Frozen shoulder, rotator cuff tendonitis, bursitis
- Trochanteric bursitis
- Procedures performed
- Joint injections including shoulder, elbow, wrist, hands, knees and ankles
- Soft tissue injections including carpal tunnel syndrome, tennis elbow, golfers elbow, de Quervains tenosynovitis
- Early detection and treatment of rheumatoid arthritis
- Musculoskeletal ultrasound
Dr Pamela Mangat attended Cambridge University and Imperial College London and qualified in medicine with honours in 2000. She went on to specialist rheumatology training at various London hospitals, including St Bartholomew's, the Royal Free and the London Hospital. She also spent time in Australia at the Royal Adelaide Hospital. Dr Mangat has won several awards, including the Professor Ledingham prize for Renal Medicine (2003) and the British Society of Rheumatology Travelling Fellowship (2006).
Dr Mangat is Consultant Rheumatologist at the Royal Free Hospital in London, where she plays an important role as Lead of the Early Inflammatory Arthritis Service. She is a member of the British Society of Rheumatology and Royal College of Physicians.
Consultant Rheumatologist at the Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust.
*Other times may be available on request. You can contact Dr Mangat's secretary on 0208 341 3422.
Dr Pamela Mangat: fees
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*If your policy covers consultations, there will be no shortfall to pay (but you may have an excess on your policy). Please also note that some policies do not cover consultations – always check your policy conditions or contact with your insurer as necessary.
Declaration of Interest
Dr Pamela Mangat has a financial interest in the Devonshire Diagnostic Centre Limited