Uma Karjigi

Dr. Uma Karjigi

MBBS ,MRCP (UK) Royal college of physicians, Edinburgh, MRCP (Rheumatology),CCT - Rheumatology
Rheumatologist
23 + Years Experience
Visits :
Millennium Clinic - Orthopedic & Trauma , Rheumatology , Physiotherapy - JP Nagar 7 Phase


About Dr. Uma Karjigi


Dr. Uma Karjigi is one of the popular & famous Rheumatologist currently practicing in Millennium Clinic JP Nagar Bangalore. She helps people with the diagnosis and treatment of arthritis and other diseases of the joints, muscles, bones, and connective tissue. Her passion towards her field of practice motivates Dr. Uma to attend various conferences and workshops held in the country. She is also a member of several prestigious associations and societies that are related to the field of Rheumatology. Patients can book the appointment by calling the clinic number or visit the website https://www.millenniumclinic.net/ an dtake the appoinment from helpdesk or directly book the appointment from website as per doctors availability.

Few Words about Dr Uma Karjigi :
After completing MBBS from M R Medical college, Gulbarga, Dr Uma continued her training in general medicine in North west region of United Kingdom, She persued her superspeciality training in Rheumatology and successfully completed her Rheumatology training in UK. Dr Uma had an opportunity to work at several reputed NHS institutions across UK gaining valuable experience in managing complex Multisystem Rheumatological conditions.

 

Speciality And Areas Of Interest
Vasculitis
Spondyloarthropathy
Connective tissue diseases
Managing Rheumatology conditions during pregnancy and lactation

 

Work Experience
Dr Uma is very experienced Rheumatologist with over 20+ years of experience in Medicine during which she worked exclusively in Rheumatology for more than 5 years. Dr Uma had an opportunity to work at several reputed NHS institutions across UK gaining valuable experience in managing complex Multisystem Rheumatological conditions.

 

Awards And Achievements
Published research work an dcase reports in several reputed journals and presented at international conferences.

 

PRESENTATIONS:
Empowering patients to use tablet computer in calculating their own DAS scores; Results of a novel study. U Karjigi, et al. EULAR 2015, Rome, Italy.
Refractory Multisystem Sarcoidosis responding to Infliximab. U Karjigi, A Paul BSR 2013, Birmingham, UK.


Assessing the Cardiovascular risk burden in patients with RA: Role of Annual review clinic. V Patil, U Karjigi, et al EULAR 2012, Berlin, Germany.
Acute Polymyositis associated with Haemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis U karjigi, M Plant Rheumatology meeting 2012, York, UK


Multisystem Sarcoidosis involving pelvic bone responding to Infliximab U Karjigi, A Paul Rheumatology meeting 2012, York, UK

 

Research And Publications:
Disease Activity Score calculation in patients with RA – comparing Tablet and Paper Method – completed and presented at EULAR 2015 Rome, Italy.

 

PUBLICATION:
Polyarticular pain in patient with Rheumatoid Arthritis C Page, U Karjigi, K Laverick Foundation year Journal, 2015


Uncommon Side Effects of D-Pencillamine - 2 case reports U.Karjigi, D Ashok. Case Reports in Clinical Medicine, 2014, 3, 167-169


Unusual cause of hip pain.U Karjigi, S Pathare, BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2013, 14 ( Suppl 1)


Acute Polymyositis associated with hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis syndrome, U Karjigi, M Plant, BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2013, 14 ( Suppl 1)


Refractory multisystem sarcoidosis involving pelvic bone responding to Infliximab,U Karjigi, A Paul. BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2013,14 ( Suppl 1)


Assessing Osteoporosis risk in Patients with RA – Role of Annual review clinic. Abstract publication, Dr.Uma Karjigi, Dr. V Patil ,Ann Rheum Dis 2012;71(Suppl3):697



Professional Memberships And Certifications:
Completion Training certificate in Rheumatology, Karnataka Medical Council
Indian Medical association
General medical council
Indian Rheumatology associations.


Clinic Name : Millennium Clinic - Orthopedic & Trauma , Rheumatology , Physiotherapy


Clinic Address :

Millennium Clinic , 59/1, Lakshmi Layout, JP Nagar 7th Phase, Arekere, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560076


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8147599353 , 90196 98301