Dr.D. Padmanabha Shenoy Rheumatologist in Kochi

Dr.D. Padmanabha Shenoy

Rheumatologist, Kochi


  • 14 Years Experience
  • 1 Hospital


Dr. Padmanabha Shenoy is one of the well known doctors of Kochi who has attained name and fame as one of the best rheumatologists in the city of Kochi. He is attached to Shenoy's Care at Kochi where he is a rheumatologist and immunologist.

Dr. Shenoy did his MBBS, where he was a topper in the All India Post Graduate Exam and he joined the prestigious JIPMER in Pondicherry. Though his earlier plan was to become a cardiologist,  he decided to dedicate his life to the upcoming specialty of Rheumatology. He dreamed of doing everything to alleviate the pain of arthritis patients and improve the quality of living of such patients.

After his specialization in Rheumatology, he founded the Department of Rheumatology in Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences in Kochi. His aim was to spread awareness among arthritis patients in Kerala, who had to face a lot of hardships to seek relief from the pain. Dr. Shenoy's dream was to integrate the Ayurvedic, Homeopathic, and Allopathic treatments so that the best of all these can be given to those arthritis patients.

It was this idea in mind that the young and dynamic Dr. Padmanabha Shenoy started CARE - 'Centre For Arthritis & Rheumatism Excellence' - in 2014. It is the first of its kind in South India, which aims to provide the-state-of-the-art treatment to patients suffering exclusively from Rheumatism and its various manifestations, with a focus on Arthritis. Dr. Shenoy has succeeded in bringing Rheumatologists, Orthopedicians, Musculoskeletal Radiologists, and Physiotherapists under one roof.

Dr. Shenoy works closely with all the staff researching on the latest medical breakthroughs and clinical trials available to Rheumatology patients. The efforts of his dedicated team ensure that patients are benefited from the most recent medical findings, research studies, and latest therapies. Dr. Padmanabha Shenoy is known for his compassionate approach and cost efficient treatments he recommends to his patients.

  • Languages : Malayalam, Hindi, English, Tamil, Konkani


  • Rheumatology

  • Immunology


  • Scleroderma
  • SLE
  • Evidence based practise of alternative systems of medicine


  • MBBS (Gold medal, University of Kerala) 
  • MD (Internal Medicine, Gold medal, JIPMER)
  •  DM

Practice Information

Dr. Shenoy's Care, Kochi

Dr. Shenoy's Care, Kochi

Near Toyota Show Room NH-47, Opp to Chevrolet Show Room, Nettoor, Kochi, Kerala - 682040

Achievements & Contributions

  • Bagged 7 gold medals from university of Kerala during MBBS
  • Secured first rank in the Final MBBS exam from University of Kerala in the year 2002
  • Secured 4 gold medals during MD internal medicine training in JIPMER
  • Best resident award during DM training from SGPGI
  • Was awarded young investigator award by Indian rheumatology association and Asia Pacific League Against Rheumatism in the year 2008
  • Was the first Indian to give an invited plenary presentation in the prestigious American college of rheumatology conference
  • Has eight publications in peer-reviewed indexed journals and has presented many papers in Indian and international conferences