Dr. Chethana Dharmapalaiah Rheumatologist in Bangalore

Dr. Chethana Dharmapalaiah
Rheumatologist, Bangalore

MBBS, MRCP (Internal Medicine), MRCP, CCT Rheumatology

  • Languages :English, Kannada, Telugu, Hindi


Rheumatologist, Aster CMI Hospital, Bangalore - Currently working here


  • Rheumatology

  • Arthritis


  • Arthrocentesis


  • Adhesive Capsulitis

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis

  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)

  • Arthritis of the Ankle

  • Arthritis of the Back


  • SLE
  • Vasculitis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Inflammatory arthritis
  • Osteoporosis and Soft tissue pathologies


Practice Information

Aster CMI Hospital, Bangalore

Aster CMI Hospital, Bangalore

#43/2, New Airport Road, NH.7, Sahakara Nagar, Hebbal, Bangalore, Karnataka - 560092


10:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Patient Experience

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Achievements & Contributions

  • Review article on “ANCA Associated Vasculitis” – Topical Reviews - Arthritis Research UK, June 12
  • Efficacy and tolerability of leflunomide in difficult-to-treat polymyalgia rheumatica and giant cell arteritis: a case series. Adizie T, Christidis D, Dharmapaliah C, Borg F, Dasgupta B. Int J Clin Pract. 2012 Sep;66(9):906-9. doi: 10.1111/j.1742-1241.2012.02981.x
  • A case of ulcerative lupus profundus responding to Rituximab – Poster presentation at BSR 2013
  • “Late onset neutropaenia in patients with rheumatoid arthritis after rituximab treatment”. A poster presentation at BSR 2012 and EULAR 2012
  • The role of biologics in treatment of ANCA-associated vasculitis. Dharmapalaiah C, Watts RA. Modern Rheumatology 2011, DOI: 10.1007/s10165-011-0548-y
  • “The inflammatory effects of minocycline are altered by oxidation” - Poster presented at BSR 2008
  • Karnataka Medical Council
  • Indian Rheumatology Association
  • General Medical Council, UK