Dr Murugiah Seevaratnam, Consultant Physician (General Internal Medicine and Geriatric Medicine)
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Hospital: One Hatfield Hospital

Tel: 01707 443 333

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Dr Murugiah Seevaratnam

MBBS FRCP

Consultant Physician (General Internal Medicine and Geriatric Medicine)

 

Year Qualified

1976

 

Clinical Interests

  • Acute medical illnesses
  • Geriatric medicine
  • Infections(chest,urinary etc)
  • TIAs
  • Respiratory illnesses
  • Heart Failure
  • Hypertension
  • Giddiness and blackouts
  • Memory problems
  • Dementia

 

Specialising in

  • General Internal Medicine
  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Acute Medical Illnesses
  • Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Infections
  • Confusion
  • Memory problems.

 

Professional Profile

Dr Seevaratnam is a Consultant Physician in General Internal Medicine. He qualified in Medicine from Sri Lanka’s Colombo University. After training posts at Norfolk, Enfield, Northampton and Southampton University, he was appointed consultant at North and East Herts NHS Trust.

In 2014 he moved into private practice full time. As an acute physician taking unselected medical admissions, he gained broad clinical experience in diagnosis and management of wide range of medical conditions in adults over 18 years that affect the heart, lungs, digestive system, kidneys, nervous system and blood.

Within the Trust he has been Clinical Director, Chairman of Drugs and Therapeutics Committee, and Medical Lead in Ethics Committees. Many clinical colleagues, staff members and GPs seek out Dr Seevaratnam for his clinical opinion. He makes himself available, admits inpatients, and has outpatient clinics daily. 

 

Personal Profile

Dr Seevaratnam is married and has a son. An outstanding wicket keeper, he played first class and representative cricket in Sri Lanka. He also played Middlesex County League cricket. Besides sport and keeping fit, he enjoys food, wine and music.

 

Memberships and Associations

  • Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians
  • Member, British Medical Association
  • Member, British Geriatrics Society

Dr Murugiah Seevaratnam offers the following treatments and procedures: