• Rheumatologist

Consultant Rheumatologist | DNB- Rheumatology, MD-Internal Medicine, MBBS


  • Residency – worked as Junior resident in Dept. of General Medicine in UCMS & GTB Hospital, Delhi (2009- 2012)
  • Senior Resident – Dept of Neurology in UCMS &GTB Hospital, Delhi (July 2012 – Jan 2013)
  • Residency (DNB trainee) in Dept of Rheumatology (2013 -2016)
  • Consultant Rheumatologist –Columbia Asia hospital – Whitefield, Bengaluru. (Mar 2016- till date)

Publications IN BRIEF

  • 16 Papers in National and International Journals.
  • 14 Poster presentations in Various National and International Conferences.
  • 1 Chapter in Monogram on Vasculitis by Indian Association of Physicians.

Awards and Acknowledgements

  • Gold Medal for Best outgoing student –Internal Medicine. Delhi University.
  • International Fellow in training – American college of Rheumatology.
  • Life Member – Indian Rheumatology Association.
  • European League Against Rheumatism(EULAR)-Online full course (Two year, 2013-2015).
  • Pursuing EULAR Online Introductory Ultrasound course.
  • ACR Knowledge bowl (Quiz) participation- ACR 2014 conference, Boston
  • EULAR Bursary to attend 7th EULAR SLE course 2015, Pisa, Italy.
  • Difficult case presentation in 7th EULAR SLE course 2015, Pisa, Italy.

Publications and Presentations in detail

  1. Acute muscle pain in a patient with diabetic nephropathy.   Parikh Taral, G.C. Yathish, Doshi Bhargav, Joshi Piyush, Balakrishnan Canchi,      Mangat Gurmeet, Samant Rohini. Indian journal of Rheumatology 8 (2013) 192 -194
  2. Radiological resolution of peri-aortic thickening in a patient with IgG4 disease
Taral Parikh,    Canchi Balakrishnan, Yathish GC, Piyush Joshi, Bhargav Doshi,   Gurmeet Mangat, Rohini Samant, Vinay Joshi. Indian Journal of Rheumatology, Vol.  10, Issue 1, p39–40
  3. Synovial chondromatosis. GC Yathish, Balakrishnan C, Gurmeet M, Parikh T,   Parikshit S, Alpana P. Synovial chondromatosis. IJRCI. 2015;3(1):V2.
  4. Bilateral pulmonary artery aneurysm in Behcet’s disease  Yathish G.C., Canchi Balakrishnan, Taral Parikh, Neha Sawant  Indian Journal of Rheumatology, Vol. 10, Issue 2, p97–98
  5. Diffuse infiltrative lymphocytosis syndrome as a mimic of Sjogren’s syndrome  Taral Parikh, Yathish G.C., Canchi Balakrishnan, Gurmeet Mangat  Indian Journal of Rheumatology, Vol. 10, Issue 2, p110–111
  6. Melioidosis – A rare cause of septic arthritis- Yathish GC, Taral Parikh, Parikshit Sagdeo, C    Balakrishnan, Gurmeet Mangat. The Rheumatologist. May 15, 2015
  7. Benign joint Hypermobility Syndrome – not so ‘Benign”: Yathish GC, Balakrishnan C,     Gurmeet M, Parikh T, Parikshit S, Girish Kakade. Benign Joint Hypermobility Syndrome –    not so ‘Benign’. IJRCI. 2015;2(1):CS4.
  8. A case of multicentric reticulohistiocytosis.   Alpana Parmar, Rohini Samant, G.C. Yathish, Parikshit Sagdeo, Taral Parikh, Piyush  Joshi,       Indian Journal of Rheumatology, Vol. 10, Issue 3, p158–159
  9. Aneurysms in Takayasu arteritis: Yathish GC, Taral Parikh, Parikshit Sagdeo,    C.Balakrishnan, Gurmeet Mangat. The Rheumatologist. September 2015.
  10. Mortality and morbidity in vasculitis. Rohini Samant, Yathish GC. Chapter in Monogram on    Vasculitis-2015. Published by Association of Physicians of India
  11. Immunomodulators in Geriatric Rheumatoid arthritis (Review).   Yathish GC, Canchi Balakrishnan, Mangat Gurmeet, Sagdeo Parikshit. IJRCI. 2015
  12. Rheumatoid Lung nodule. Parikshit Sagdeo, Yathish Gattimallanahali, Girish Kakade,    Balakrishnan Canchi. BMJ Case Reports 2015;29 October 2015
  13. Behçet’s syndrome with gangrenous bilateral lower limbsYathish Gattimallanahali, Balakrishnan       Canchi, Gurmeet Mangat,Girish Kakade. BMJ Case reports 2016;1 February 2016
  14. Clues to diagnosing,managing vanishing aneurysms. Taral Parikh, Yathish   GC, Parikshit Sagdeo, Canchi Balkrishnan, Gurmeet Mangat. The Rheumatologist.Dec16,2015
  15. Latitude gradient influences the age of onset of rheumatoid arthritis: a worldwide survey. GEO-RA Group.Clin Rheumatol. 2017 Mar;36(3):485-497
  16. Survey of Current Practice of Scleroderma Management in India. Yathish GC, Jois        R, Balebail DG, Ravindran V. Indian J Rheumatol 2017;12:56-7.


  1. 39th Annual Conference of Research Society for Study of Diabetes in India –


  1. 64 th Annual Conference of Cardiology Society of India -2012
  2. 30thAnnual Conference of Indian Rheumatology Association -2013
  3. 31stAnnual Conference of Indian Rheumatology Association -2014
  4. ACR Annual meeting 2014. Boston. USA.
  5. Advanced Rheumatology Course 2015, Bangalore, India – British Society of   Rheumatology and Indian Rheumatology Association.
  6. First National Meeting on MRI in Rheumatology 2015, CMC Vellore, India –   International Society for Musculoskeletal Imaging in Rheumatology.
  1. EULAR Course on SLE- May 2015.Pisa, Italy
  2. 17th Asia Pacific League of Associations for Rheumatology Congress (APLAR) 2015.
  3. Western zone Rheumatology Conference- Daman India. April- 2016.
  4. 32 nd Annual Conference of Indian Rheumatology Association –IRACON- 2016