Banavathi Suma

Born and brought up in South India, finished my medical degree in 1994 in India. Migrated to the united kingdom and started practice in Obstetrics and Gynecology from 1996 till 2003. In that period completed my Membership qualification, MRCOG from Royal College of Obstetrics and Gynaecology. I changed to Family medicine in 2003 to have a work-life balance and obtained CCT and MRCGP qualifications from the Royal College of General Practice, London. I have a certification of Diploma in Family planning and also in Diabetes. Keen and passionate about all aspects of family medicine with a special interest in woman's health, Chronic pain management (Cancer and Noncancer Pain), Chronic diseases like Diabetes, Hypertension, and Asthma, and common pediatric problems. I am well versed with Primary prevention and screening for chronic diseases, screening for common cancers.

Spoken Languages : English, Hindi, Kannada
Types of Physician : Full-time
DHA License : Consultant Family Medicine
Branches : American Hospital Jumeirah Clinic

Credentials:

  • MRCGP, RCGP/LONDON, United Kingdom,
  • MBBS, VIMS, India,
  • DFSRH, London, United Kingdom,
  • DIDC, Warwick, United Kingdom,
  • MRCOG, RCOG, United Kingdom,

Professional Associations:

  • Membership of Royal college of general Practice - RCGP
  • General Medical Council, UK
  • Faculty of Sexual and Reproductive health of RCOG

Professional Experience:

  • GPS Health Care -Partner for 12 years
  • Chandler House, Wigan-Salaried General Practitioner
  • Gynecology Registrar in West midlands and Manchester

Clinical Expertise & Services Offered:

  • Chronic disease management like Hypertension, Diabetes, Asthma with a special interest in Diabetes (Correction of existing line)
  • Women’s health including Pap smear and Basic Men’s health
  • Primary prevention of Cardiovascular disease, Diabetes, Lipid disorders
  • Pain Management in Cancer and Non-cancer
  • Basic mental health management

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