Dr. Uma KarjigiApollo Doctor

Dr. Uma Karjigi



13+ years experience




English, Hindi, Kannada


Apollo Hospitals Bannerghatta Road

Bannerghatta Road, Amalodbhavi Nagar Bengaluru Urban Karnataka

About Doctor

Dr. Uma Karjigi is a distinguished Rheumatologist practicing at Apollo Hospitals, Bannerghatta Road in Bangalore, with an impressive 15 years of experience in her field. She obtained her MBBS degree from Mahadevappa Rampure Medical College, Gulbarga, in 2001, followed by completing CCT (Rheumatology) from Royal College United Kingdom in 2015 and MRCP (UK) from Royal Colleges of Physicians, London, United Kingdom in the same year. Dr. Karjigi is dedicated to providing top-notch care and holds a training certificate in Rheumatology from Karnataka Medical Council. Her expertise encompasses a wide range of Rheumatology Conditions, and she offers specialized services including but not limited to mitochondrial-dna-depletion-syndrome, Polyarteritis Nodosa, Multiminicore Disease, Musculoskeletal Disorders, musculoskeletal-infections, Rheumatic Arthritis, Rheumatic Complaints, Rheumatism Treatment, Rheumatoid Arthritis Treatment, Systemic Lupus Erythematosis, Myofibrillar Myopathies, Systemic Lupus Erythematosus, Myofascial Syndrome, Myonecrosis, Myosin Storage Myopathy, Myositis, Myxoid Liposarcoma, Scleroderma Treatment, Mctd Mixed Connective Tissue Disease, Paget S Disease Of Bone, Sjogren S Syndrome, and more. Dr. Uma Karjigi's commitment to advancing medical knowledge is evident through her publications of case reports and research work in reputable journals, as well as her active participation in national and international conferences. Patients seeking specialized care in rheumatology can trust Dr. Karjigi's expertise and experience for comprehensive and compassionate treatment. 

If you're in need of a Rheumatologist in your area,Dr. Uma Karjigi  could be an excellent choice for personalized and top-notch medical attention.

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Joint Pain Concerns? - Hear from the Expert

Joint Pain Concerns? - Hear from the Expert

Work Experience

Work Experience

Dr Uma is a very experienced Rheumatologist with over 13 years of experience in Medicine during which she worked exclusively in Rheumatology for more than 5 years. Dr Uma had an opportunity to work at several reputed NHS institutions across UK gaining valuable experience in managing complex Multisystem Rheumatological conditions.



Completion Training certificate in Rheumatology from Karnataka Medical Council

Indian Medical Association

General Medical Council






1. Disease Activity Score calculation in patients with RA – comparing Tablet and Paper Method – completed and presented at EULAR 2015 Rome, Italy.

PUBLICATION: 1. Polyarticular pain in patient with Rheumatoid Arthritis C Page, U Karjigi, K Laverick Foundation year Journal, 2015

2. Uncommon Side Effects of D-Pencillamine - 2 case reports U.Karjigi, D Ashok. Case Reports in Clinical Medicine, 2014, 3, 167-169

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Where does Dr Uma Karjigi practice?

Dr Uma Karjigi offers online consultations on our web platform Apollo 24/7 and Apollo 24/7 App. Also, available for physical consultations at the following locations:

Apollo Hospitals Bannerghatta Road,Bengaluru

What is the educational qualification of Dr Uma Karjigi ?

Dr Uma Karjigi is a Rheumatologist with over 13 Yrs. years of experience and has the following qualifications -MBBS,MRCP.,MRCP(Rheumatology),CCT(Rheumatology)

What languages can Dr Uma Karjigi speak?

Dr Uma Karjigi can speak English, Hindi, Kannada.

Why do patients visit Dr Uma Karjigi?

Patients visit Dr Uma Karjigi for Rheumatology related problems. To see more reasons visit the doctor's profile on Apollo 24|7.