Dr. Gianina Statache
Expertise:Early arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, osteoporosis, musculoskeletal ultrasound
Work Experience:13 Years
Dr Gianina has worked as Consultant Rheumatologist in the UK before moving to UAE.•Dr Gianina has worked as Consultant Rheumatologist in the UK before moving to UAE. She has completed 2 fellowships in Rheumatology at the Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam and University of Glasgow, Institute of Infection, Immunity and inflammation, United Kingdom. She has special interest in early arthritis and psoriatic arthritis as well as osteoporosis and patient education.
Dr Gianina has a 10 years history in practicing joint and muscle ultrasound and has been awarded a postgraduate certificate in musculoskeletal ultrasound, She has developed a Fracture Liaison Service and is currently part of the Abu Dhabi’s Department of Health Task force, that recently published the first UAE guidelines in the diagnosis of osteoporosis.
Dr Gianina is also a lecturer at Khalifa University School of Medicine.
Out of clinic time, she is hosting patient education groups trying to raise awareness on autoimmune disorder and improve patient knowledge on their disease.