Dr. Yogesh Singh

Dr. Yogesh Singh
Rheumatologist, Bangalore

MBBS, MD, DM (SGPGI, Lucknow)

Dr Yogesh Singh works as a Consultant Rheumatologist and Immunologist at Manipal Hospital, Old Airport Road in Bangalore. He heads the department of rheumatology at Manipal hospital. More than 15 years of experience makes him, specialized in the field of autoimmunity and rheumatology.

He has done MD (Internal Medicine) from the prestigious Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore. Dr. Singh has done DM (Clinical Immunology) from Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences (SGPGI),Lucknow.

SGPGI is one of the premier medical institutes of India. SGPGI provides one of the best training program for rheumatology and immunology in the world. The faculty at department of Immunology, SGPGI is world-renowned and training under them provides an excellent opportunity for learning. Prof. R.N.Misra, Prof. Amita Aggarwal, the faculty at SGPGI are known worldwide for original research work in immunology and rheumatology. SGPGI caters to a population, which is larger than Europe. Training at SGPGI provides exposure to a wide variety of rheumatic conditions and provides a very invaluable experience in diagnosis and treatment of rheumatic diseases. Dr. Singh spent nearly 6 years at SGPGI. Training at SGPGI is unique. At SGPGI, in addition to rheumatology the students are taught basic immunology and lab immunology. Learning basic immunology is important in understanding disease process, understanding treatment interventions. Training in lab immunology provides a unique perspective with regards to understanding lab tests, interpreting lab tests and the fallacies associated with each lab test.

He has received numerous internal scholarships and has numerous international publications to his name. He is the recipient of the prestigious (APLAR) Asia Pacific League of Association for Rheumatology Fellowship for the year 2012. As a part of the APLAR fellowship Dr.Singh worked as a research fellow under Prof.Bhaskar Dasgupta at Southend University Hospital, Southend-on-sea, UK. Prof.Dasgupta is a world authority on large vessel vasculitis and Polymyalgia Rheumatica. Dr.Singh has also spent time as a visiting research fellow under Dr.David Jayne at Lupus and Vasculitis Clinic, Addenbrooke's hospital, Cambridge, UK. Dr.David Jayne is world authority in the field of Lupus and Vasculitis.

Dr.Singh was previously appointed as a Consultant Rheumatologist at Columbia Asia Hospitals, Bangalore.

His areas of interest are connective diseases like SLE (Lupus), Scleroderma (Systemic sclerosis), Myositis and systemic vasculitis.

He is associated with Indian Rheumatology Association and Clinical Immunology Society of India as a member.

Dr.Singh is a compassionate human being. Dr.Singh believes in patient empowerment; practicing ethical and evidence based medicine.

  • Languages :Punjabi, Kannada, Hindi, English


Senior resident (Honorary), Dept. of rheumatology, M.S.Ramaiah Medical College and Hospital, Bangalore 2003 -  2003

Senior resident, ChanRe Rheumatology and Immunology Centre and Research, Bangalore 2004 -  2004

Senior resident, Dept. of Rheumatology, Manipal Hospital, Bangalore 2004 -  2004

Senior resident, Clinical Immunology, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences , Lucknow 2005 -  2010

Consultant rheumatologist, Columbia Asia Hospital - Hebbal, Bangalore 2010 -  2012

Consultant rheumatologist, Columbia Asia Referral Hospital - Yeshwantpur, Bangalore 2010 -  2012

Visiting research fellow, Dept of Rheumatology, Southend University Hospital, Southend -on - sea, UK 2012 -  2013

Visiting research fellow,Lupus and Vasculitis Clinic, Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge, UK 2013 -  2013

Consultant Rheumatologist, Manipal Hospital, Bangalore 2013 -  Present

Consultant Rheumatologist, Manipal Hospital - Malleshwaram, Bangalore 2013 -  Present


  • Rheumatology


  • Arthrocentesis

  • Biological Response Modifier Therapy

  • Biological Therapies

  • Bursa Injections

  • Injection of Tendon


  • Ankylosing Spondylitis

  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)

  • Arthropathy Associated With Reiters Disease

  • Arthropathy Associated With Viral Disease

  • Arthropathy in Behcet's Syndrome


  • Areas of special interest and expertise - Early arthritis, SLE /Lupus, Vasculitis, Connective tissue diseases


MD, 2003, Kasturba Medical College, Bangalore, India

DM, 2010, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India

APLAR fellowship, 2013, Southend University Hospital , Southend-on-sea, United Kingdom

Practice Information

Manipal Hospital, HAL Airport Road

Manipal Hospital, HAL Airport Road

98, HAL Airport Road, Bangalore, Karnataka - 560017


09:00 AM - 04:00 PM


09:00 AM - 02:00 PM

Manipal Northside Hospital, Bangalore

Manipal Northside Hospital, Bangalore

Opp. Malleshwaram Railway Station, 71, 11th Main, Malleshwaram, Bangalore, Karnataka - 560003


05:00 PM - 07:00 PM

Lotus Diagnostic Centre, Bangalore

Lotus Diagnostic Centre, Bangalore

No. 493, CMH Road, Near ICICI Bank ATM , Indiranagar, Bangalore, Karnataka - 560038


05:30 PM - 07:00 PM

Medha Speciality Centre, Bangalore

Medha Speciality Centre, Bangalore

# 156, 2nd "A" Cross, Domlur 2nd Stage, Domlur, Bangalore, Karnataka - 560071


09:00 AM - 11:00 AM


05:30 PM - 07:30 PM

Patient Experience

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Achievements & Contributions

  • Japanese College of Rheumatology Scholarship 2009
  • Asia Pacific League For Rheumatology Scholarship (APLAR) - 2010
  • Primary Immunodeficiency Diseases Consortium Scholarship 2009
  • Asia Pacific League for Rheumatology (APLAR)  fellowship 2012
  • Life Member, Indian Rheumatology Association