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Dr

Avinash Sharma

MBBS, FRCP

Speciality

General medicine

Language

English, Hindi, Punjabi, Urdu

NHS Base

Chelsea and Westminster Hospital

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Biography

Dr Avinash Sharma has been Consultant Physician at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital since April 2016. He works collaboratively with his surgical and orthopaedics colleagues in optimising the medical co-morbidities to improve health outcomes in his patients. Prior to this he had been consulting at Luton and Dunstable University Hospital since August 2009.

He specialises in delivering comprehensive and person centred holistic care to his patients incorporating the key principles of geriatric medicine. His sub specialty interests include providing peri-operative care in orthopaedics and surgical patients, frailty assessment in acute medical settings, Parkinson’s disease in elderly in addition to practising general adult medicine.

He trained in General and Geriatric Medicine from NW Thames (London Deanery), after attaining MRCP in 2003. His clinical and research interest focuses on understanding the pathophysiology and management of varied illnesses in the elderly population, with a special emphasis on falls prevention, Parkinson’s disease and early supported discharge. He has keen interest in training of medical students and junior doctors. He has co-authored various books to aid with MRCP exam preparation and till August 2015 had been RCP college tutor.

Special Interests

Ortho-geriatrics,  Surgical liaison and perioperative care,  Parkinson’s disease,  Frailty assessment in acute settings,  Comprehensive geriatric assessment

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