Hospital Information

Hospital: One Ashford Hospital

Tel: 01233 423 000

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Dr Farhan Bari

MBBS; MRCP (Rheumatology); MRCP (UK)

Consultant Rheumatologist


Year Qualified



Clinical Interests

  • Inflammatory arthritis including
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Psoriatic arthritis
  • Undifferentiated inflammatory arthritis
  • Gout
  • Osteoporosis
  • Inflammatory back pain (spondyloarthropathy, ankylosing  and spondylitis)
  • Connective tissue diseases
  • Autoimmune conditions including lupus, sjogrens, scleroderma and myositis
  • Vasculitis
  • Other inflammatory conditions including polymyalgia rheumatica, soft tissue inflammation and rheumatism


Specialising In

  • Rheumatology


Professional Profile

Dr Farhan Bari achieved membership of Royal College of Physicians in 2011 and then entered into the rheumatology training programme in Wales Deanery, which he completed in 2015. He was involved in various audit, research and service/quality improvement projects. He achieved MRCP (Rheumatology) in 2013.


He is working as Consultant Rheumatologist at Kent & Canterbury Hospital and his special interests include inflammatory arthritis. He is also currently audit lead for Rheumatology.


He has expertise in the management of various General and Complex Rheumatologic conditions. He believes in multidisciplinary approach towards patient’s management including physiotherapists, occupational therapists, podiatrists, etc.


Memberships & Associations

  • General Medical Council
  • Royal College of Physicians (London)
  • British Society of Rheumatology


NHS Base

East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust


Dr Farhan Bari offers the following treatments and procedures: