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North Mumbai - Mira Road

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Monday / 11am to 5pm;
Tuesday to Friday / 11am to 1pm; 4pm to 8pm;
Saturday / 10am to 6pm;

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Dr. Nilesh Nolkha

M.B.B.S., M.D. (General Medicine), D.M. Rheumatology (Honours)
Consultant - Rheumatology & Clinical Immunology

Bio

Dr. Nilesh Nolkha is the first and currently the only Rheumatologist with a DM degree in the city of Mumbai and state of Maharashtra. He has the distinction of being the only one to get honours in the sixteen year history of doctorate level fellowships in rheumatology in India. He has adequate training and experience in treating various adult and paediatric rheumatic & immunological ailments. Additionally, Dr. Nilesh also has been trained and has handled various autoimmune diseases in pregnancy and rheumatological emergencies and has also got comprehensive laboratory training in rheumatological and immunological investigations with experience in reading musculoskeletal radiographs, CT scans, MRI’s and performing musculoskeletal ultrasound.

Achievements


  • Dr V. V. Jaykar prize in Clinical Medicine for postgraduate students in General Medicine – 2011
  • 1st prize, Platform (Oral) Presentation at 67th Annual Conference of the Association of Physicians of India (APICON) - 2012
  • Best Resident (Department of Rheumatology) - 2013
  • Stood First, Passed with Distinction (Honors) in DM Rheumatology Exams - 2015


Research and Publications

  • Nolkha N., Srivastava D., Wakhlu A., Dhakad U.: Neuropathic arthropathy and syringomyelia complicating a case of ankylosing spondylitis with peripheral arthritis. BMJ Case Rep. 2014 Jun 23; 2014.
  • Nolkha N., Kumar P, Sharma A, Sharma M.: Macrodactyly (Local gigantism). Indian Journal of Rheumatology. 2014; 9 (3); 157-158.
  • Dhakad U., Singh B.P., Das S.K., Wakhlu A., Kumar P., Srivastava D., Dhoan P., Nolkha N.: Sexual dysfunctions and lower urinary tract symptoms in ankylosing spondylitis. Int J Rheum Dis. 2015 Jul 22.

Education

• M.D. (General Medicine) – KEM Hospital, Mumbai
• D.M. (Rheumatology) – KGM University, Lucknow

Expertise

• Medical management of Osteoarthritis (OA)
• Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)
• Gout (uric acid) & other Crystal arthropathies (CPPD)
• Osteoporosis
• Ankylosing spondylitis (AS), Psoriatic (PsA) & other Seronegative arthritis (SSA)
• Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE), Scleroderma, Antiphospholipid syndrome (APLA) Inflammatory myositis (IIM, PM, DM, IBM) & other connective tissue diseases (MCTD, overlap etc)
• Vasculitis (GPA/Wegener’s, EGPA/Churg Strauss, PAN, ANCA, HSP etc)
• Soft tissue rheumatism, Fibromyalgia
• Autoimmune opthalmological diseases (Uveitis, Retinal Vasculitis etc)
• Auto-immune interstitial lung disease (ILD)

Primary Location

North Mumbai

The Umrao IMSRNear Railway Station,Mira Road (E)Dist. Thane,MumbaiMaharashtra,India - 401107

022 - 28556000/ 81081 81044

81081 81081

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