Dr Madan Mohan Padmajan M B B S,M D (Internal Medicine) Ph.Diploma,Rheumatology Eular certification scleroderma, Connective tissue diseases.

About the Department:-- Our department aims to help patients with rheumatic disease to have the best possible quality of life. The role of the rheumatologist is to diagnose (detect), treat and medically manage patients with arthritis and other rheumatic diseases. These health problems affect the joints, muscles, bones and sometimes other internal organs like kidneys, lungs, blood vessels, brain.
Medical Education: M B B S from Dr. B R Ambedkar Medical College,Bangalore(1986) M D (Internal Medicine) from Calicut Medical College(1993) P G Dip Primary Care Rheumatology from Bath University,United Kingdom(2006)
The rheumatologist assesses:
Signs (from a physical exam) and symptoms (what you see and how you feel), including systemic (whole body) involvement by a rheumatic disease
* Joint disorders
* Overall function, including physical, mental well-being and level of independence
* Results of advanced imaging and lab tests
* Treatment options
Clinical experience:

* Senior House officer in the Department of Medicine, Upasana Hospital, Quilon
* Postgraduate Training in the Department of Medicine, Medical College,Calicut Under Dr (Prof) K A Salim F R C P (London)
* Consultant Physician, Menon’s Hospital, Karunagapally from 1993-95
* Consultant Physician,Applo Hospital,Karunagapally from 1995 - 97
* Specialist Internal Medicine ,Ahalia Hospital,Abu Dhabi, U A E from 1997 – 2008
* Consultant in Rheumatology since 2008 in India
Holding Positions

{*} Rrheumatologist V S M hospital Mavelikara
{*} Rheumatologist at Pushpagiri Medical College ,Thiruvalla
Visiting rheumatologist at
* Metropolitan and Aswini hospital,Thrissur Since 2009
* Chazhikat hospial,St Marys hospital,Thodupuzha
* Devamatha hospital,Koothattukulam
{*} M D , Rheumatology centre,Irinjalakuda