Dr Aniruddha Tembe is a Consultant Rheumatologist attached to 2 hospitals- Aditya Birla Memorial hospital, Chinchwad, Pune  & Deenanath Mangeshkar hospital, Erandwane, Pune & also has his private clinic Off. Jangali Maharaj road, Shivajinagar, Pune (details can be found in the contact section).

Career details:

Educational details:         -MD (Medicine)

                                                  -Clinical Fellowship in Rheumatology (Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore)

                                                   -Rheumatology training at P D Hinduja Hospital, Mumbai under Dr VR Joshi, Dr C. Balakrishnan, Dr R. Samant, Dr G. Mangat


 MMC Reg. No:                        2008/09/3323


Areas of special interest:           Systemic Lupus Erythematosus, Inflammatory Myositis



  • Published articles (original/ review/ case reports) in national & international journals.
  • Presented papers in national & international conferences, including Ten Topics in Rheumatology, Manila, Philippines
  • Co-investigator for prospective trial of patients with SLE in Mumbai


Recent publications:

1) Original article ‘Dermatomyositis/ Polymyositis associated with malignancy: our experience with ten patients and review of relevant literature’. Tembe A G, Ramteke S, Joshi V.R, Balakrishnan C. International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases 2008 September; Volume 11, Issue 3; pp 269- 273


2) Original article ‘Profile of Rheumatoid Arthritis patients: a questionnaire based study from a private hospital’. Tembe AG, Kharbanda P, Bhojani K, Joshi VR. Indian Journal of Rheumatology 2008 December; Volume 3, Issue 4; pp 144-147


3) Review article ‘Prevention of infections in patients with rheumatic diseases’. VR Joshi, P Kharbanda, AG Tembe. Indian Journal of Rheumatology 2008 June; Volume 3; Issue 2; pp 58- 63


4) Case report ‘Infective Endocarditis – A Tale of Two Cases and the Lessons (re)learned’. Aniruddha G Tembe, Priyanka Kharbanda, Jamshed J Dalal, Girish Vaishnav, VR Joshi. Journal of Association of Physician s of India 2010 May; Vol 58; pp 317- 319


5) Letter to the editorAvascular necrosis of bone while on alendronate: report of a case’. AG Tembe, K Bhojani, SK Singh, C Balakrishnan, VR Joshi. Indian Journal of Rheumatology 2007     September; Vol 2, No 2; pp 126



  • Member of Indian Rheumatology Association (IRA life membership no. LM-781)