Dr Mootoo is an astute clinician with a caring and sympathetic approach, so all patients can be assured that their medical conditions will be treated with the utmost care and attention.
Current Post: Consultant Rheumatologist Gloucestershire Royal Hospital since 2009.
Previous Post: Consultant Rheumatologist and Internal Medicine Physician, Homerton University Hospital 1999 to 2009.
Medical Education: graduated from the Royal College of Surgeons Ireland 1986.
Postgraduate Education: trained in London at several centres of excellence; Registrar posts at St Thomas’ Hospital and The Royal London Hospital; Senior Registrar posts at Whipps Cross Hospital and North Middlesex Hospital. He has been on the GMC Register for Rheumatology and General Internal Medicine since 1998 and a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians London since 2003.
Professional Profile: At Homerton University Hospital he developed a Lupus Clinic and Lupus Patient Education Group and supervised physiotherapists in the Primary Care Musculo-Skeletal Service. At Gloucestershire Royal Hospital he led on the development of a Care Pathway for patients with Giant Cell Arteritis and represented the Rheumatologists on developing the Care Pathway for the diagnosis and management of Fibromyalgia. He is on the Gloucestershire Clinical Commissioning Group podcast for Early Inflammatory Arthritis and for Fibromyalgia. Throughout his career he has been a keen and valued teacher for undergraduate medical students and doctors in training and a medical examiner for students at The Royal London and St Bartholomew’s Hospitals and Bristol Medical School. He has also examined for the Royal College of Physicians Membership PACES exams.
Qualifications: MB, BCh (NUI), FRCP London, Cert in Medical Education UCL and RCP London