Dr Sandeep Bawa
MBChB, MRCP, MSc(Sports Exercise Medicine)

Sandeep graduated in 1997 from the University of Edinburgh, and completed his specialist training in both Rheumatology and General Medicine from Oxford. He has been a Consultant Rheumatologist at Nuffield Health Glasgow Hospital and Gartnavel General Hospital since 2008.

He was given the accolade of “Medical Professional of the Year 2017” at the Scottish Asian & Business Awards at the awards ceremony at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, Glasgow in December 2017. This accolade was bestowed on him again in December 2019.

He is an Honorary Clinical Associate Professor at the University of Glasgow, and has also been on the board of examiners for the RCP MRCP Specialist Question Writing Group.

He has broad clinical experience in all areas of Rheumatology, from arthritis through to connective tissue disease and all forms of musculoskeletal pain. He has skills both in acupuncture and musculoskeletal ultrasound. He has presented at both national and international conferences, and has many publications in peer reviewed journals and has been a co author in internationally renowned medical textbooks.

Using a multidisciplinary approach and evidenced based medicine he believes in delivering the highest standards of personalised patient care.

Sandeep also has a specialist interest in Sports Medicine, having completed his Masters at University College London. He was the medical team leader for the football matches at the London 2012 Olympic Games, and the Athletes Village Doctor for the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games.

Sandeep treats patients with the following specific conditions but is also available for consultation on all general rheumatological conditions

  • Achilles Tendinopathy
  • Ankylosing Spondlylitis
  • Arthritis
  • Back Pain
  • Carpel Tunnel Syndrome
  • Connective Tissue Disease
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Golfer’selbow
  • Gout/Pseudogout
  • Hypemobility
  • InflammatoryArthritis
  • Joint Injections
  • Lupus (SLE)
  • Myopathy (Disorders of Muscles)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoporosis
  • PagetsDisease
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Reactive Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Raynaud’s
  • Sports Imaging
  • Sports Injuries
  • Swollen Joints/Synovitis
  • Temporal Arteritis (GCA)
  • Tendonitis
  • Tendonopathy
  • Tenosynovitis
  • Tennis Elbow
  • Trigger Finger
  • Vasculitis