Dr Robert Bernstein

MA MD FRCP
Rheumatology

Appointments:

Overview

Dr Bernstein was educated at Highgate School, King’s College Cambridge (entrance exhibitioner and senior scholar) and University College London Medical School (entrance exhibitioner).

He trained in rheumatology at the Royal Postgraduate Medical School and in the USA, after experience at the National Hospital for Nervous Diseases, National Heart Hospital and several London teaching hospitals. He maintains CPD and GMC revalidation.

He was a council member of Lupus UK and the British Association of Performing Arts Medicine, and founding Chairman of the Fibromyalgia Association UK.

His interests include fibromyalgia, regional musculoskeletal pain disorders, rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, spondylo-arthropathy, autoimmune diseases such as SLE, vasculitis, complex regional pain syndrome, hand/arm vibration syndrome, Raynaud’s syndrome, non-freezing cold injury, work-related musculoskeletal disorders.

He provides reports in personal injury (instructions C/D ~15/85) and medical negligence (C/D ~50/50) and gives evidence in Court about once a year.

Profile

Name

Dr Robert Bernstein

Qualifications

MA MD FRCP

Specialities

Rheumatology

Treatments

Clinical Research Interests

Autoimmune diseases, treatment of arthritis (over 10,800 citations)

Year Qualified

1973

GMC Number

1626425

Appointment NHS

Consultant in rheumatology and acute general medicine, Manchester Royal Infirmary 1985-2007.

University Posts

Honorary Senior Lecturer, University of Manchester (current)

Membership of National Professional Societies

British Society of Rheumatology

Publications

Various Publications

Editorials

British Medical Journal, Rheumatology and Journal of Rheumatology

Medico Legal Reports

Since 1988

Contact Details

Appointments

By Arrangement - Medico Legal Only

Private Secretary

Julie Wild