- Bupa Platinum consultant
- Fee assured
- Awaiting verification
- Open Referral network
- Video and telephone consultations
Areas of interest
Inflammatory arthritis; Connective Tissue Diseases; Lupus; Ankylosing Spondylitis; Carpal tunnel syndrome; Gout; Fibromyalgia; back pain; neck pain; shoulder pain; soft tissue rheumatism; joint injections
Current NHS consultant posts held
Dr Selvan is a Consultant Rheumatologist at Basildon and Thurrock University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. Her private practice locations are The Nuffield Hospital in Brentwood, and The Holly Hospital.
She is also the Undergraduate Lead for Medical Education at Basildon Hospital (since 2016) and is an Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer at University College London. She has completed the Diploma in Medical Education at the Royal College of Physicians/ UCL.
She is a member of the MRCP Question Writing Group for Rheumatology for Part 1 and Part 2 written examinations, and is on the SCE Rheumatology examination board.
Dr Selvan graduated from Royal Free & University College London Medical School. She undertook her junior doctor training in the Oxford Deanery and gained her consultant CCST qualifications in both Rheumatology and General Medicine in 2015.
She has extensive experience in dealing with a wide range of general rheumatological problems including Osteoporosis, inflammatory arthritis, back pain, Gout, and Fibromyalgia.
(Additional) Languages spoken
- Hindi - Conversational
- Post Graduate Diploma in Medical Education University College London/ Royal College of Physicians 2020
- FRCP Royal College of Physicians 2021
- BSc Pharmacology University College London 2003
- MBBS University College London 2005
Reference number 6129378
Details of entry to specialist register
- Dr Shilpa Selvan, CCT in Rheumatology and GIM , 2015
Affiliations / memberships
- High Road, Buckhurst Hill, IG9 5HX
- 17:30 - 20:30
- 020 8505 3311
- Shenfield Road Shenfield BRENTWOOD CM15 8EH
- 08:30 - 12:30
- 01277 695695
Post treatment communication
Following treatment of a Bupa member, I will communicate with GPs in line with Department of Health, GMC and appropriate professional bodies guidelines.
Information for healthcare professionals (Bupa patients only, last 12 months)
Injection(s) +/- aspiration, into joint, cyst, bursa - unilateral - (1-5)
Trigger point injection/Enthesis - 1 injection - (1-5)
Injection(s) +/- aspiration, into joint, cyst, bursa with image guidance - unilateral - (1-5)
Trigger point injection/Enthesis - more than 1 injection - (1-5)