Consultant Rheumatologist | Northumbria-Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust
Ismaël Atchia is a Consultant Rheumatologist at Northumbria-Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust and Associate Clinical Lecturer at Newcastle University.
After graduating from Newcastle University Medical School, he completed his thesis on ultrasound guided injection in hip osteoarthritis. He was recipient of the Young Investigator Award by Osteoarthritis Research Society International (OARSI) in 2008 and the Young Investigator Award by the British Society for Rheumatology (BSR) in 2009. His current interest is in interventional ultrasound and in teaching MSK ultrasound. He has been convenor for BSR courses and for a number of years has been part of the faculty for national and international ultrasound courses. He is the current chair of the BSR Ultrasound Special Interest Group.