Dr. I. Rajendra Vara Prasad Consultant Rheumatologist

Dr. I. Rajendra Vara Prasad

Dr. I. Rajendra Vara Prasad

MD, DM (Rheumatology)

Department: Rheumatology
Designation: Consultant Rheumatologist
Location: Somajiguda
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Education Qualifications

Education Qualifications

  • MD, DM (Rheumatology)
  • APLAR Fellowship, Centre for Rheumatology, UCL, London, UK
  • Present - Yashoda Hospitals
  • 2011 -2017 : Associate Professor (Rheumatology, NIMS)
Services offeredServices offered
  • Management of Musculoskeletal and Autoimmune diseases in adults and children
Special Interest and ExpertiseSpecial Interest and Expertise
  • Systemic lupus erythematosus, Myositis and Rheumatological Emergencies
Professional MembershipProfessional Membership
  • Member of Indian Rheumatology Association
  • Member of The Indian Society For Primary Immune Deficiencies
  • Member Indian Medical Association and Association of Physicians of India
Research & PublicationsResearch & Publications
  • A study of posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome in the context of systemic lupus erythematosus. J Rheumatol. 2011
  • Assessment of long-term remission in lupus nephritis patients: A retrospective analysis over 30 years. Rheumatology (Oxford) 2014
  • Pulmonology arterial hypertension in SLE may benefit by addition of immunosuppression to vasodilator therapy. Rheumatology (Oxford) 2015
  • Infections in rheumatology practice: an experience from NIMS, Hyderabad. Indian Journal of Rheumatology 2011
  • Vasculopathies of Peripheral Arterial Disease : Uncommon Etiologies. JAPI 2011
  • A comparison of clinical and laboratory profile of non-radiographic axial spondyloarthritis and ankylosing spondylitis. Indian Journal of Rheumatology 2015
Awards and AchievementsAwards and Achievements
  • Awards Asia Pacific League of Associations for Rheumatology Fellowship Grant for advanced study and research in Rheumatology

Osteoarthritis - Treatment, symptoms, causes and diagnosis

Blogs by Dr. I. Rajendra Vara Prasad

Fibromyalgia, the second most common condition affecting bones and muscles

Feb 28, 2020 18:36

Information for patients on fibromyalgia: what it is, getting diagnosed, treatment options, and tips for living with the condition.

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Case Studies by Dr. I. Rajendra Vara Prasad

Interesting Case of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus With APS Nephropathy

Interesting Case of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus With APS Nephropathy

Oct 15, 2018 19:00
Case Summary A 32 year old lady presented with fever, polyarthralgias and fatigue for a duration of 4 months. She was evaluated elsewhere initially, was told to have Anemia and received 9 units

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