Dr Pravin Jha (m)

Consultant in Geriatric Medicine

QualificationsMBBS, MD, Dip. Med (Geriatrics), FRCP

Main NHS base:

  • Mount Vernon Hospital, Barnsley


  • South West Yorkshire Partnership Foundation Trust

Scope of Practice:

**Dr Jha runs a Rapid Access Clinic for the Elderly, you can usually be seen within 24 hours**

  • Geriatric medicine (care for the elderly)
  • General medical problems of all ages
  • Falls
  • Dizziness
  • Bone health
  • Osteoporosis
  • Parkinson's disease
  • Chronic confusion
  • TIA and stroke
  • Poor mobility
  • Rehabilitation
  • Polypharmacy

Training & background:

Dr Pravin Jha is a Consultant Physician and General Physician specialising in care for the elderly (geriatric medicine) in Sheffield.  He welcomes private patients at Claremont and is available within 24 hours.

Dr Jha deals with the problems of old age which can be extremely difficult, finding the right course of action and treatments to address these concerns.

He has been working as an old age specialist for over 10 years, undergoing specialist training in General and Geriatric Medicine in the West Midlands.  He offers a range of services and specialises in the management of multiple co-morbidities resulting in poor quality of life.

He is a Lead Clinician in the NHS working from Mount Vernon Hospital, Barnsley.  He is responsible for managing a ‘Rapid Access Clinic’ where he provides management advice to GPs regarding elderly and frail patients.  He also runs a ‘Fracture Risk Assessment & Osteoporosis Service’ providing DEXA scanning and specialist treatment for Osteoporosis using injections.  He is also a specialist for assessing falls, managing dizziness, confirming TIA and treating Parkinson’s disease also organising rehabilitation for poor mobility.

Dr Jha believes in providing the highest standards of clinical care and his service is patient-centred with consultation times offered outside of normal working hours, making it accessible and convenient for patients and relatives.

He offers a personal and individual service with a generous length appointment times enabling all patient concerns and worries to be addressed.

Dr Jha aims to reassure patients as quickly as possible about the underlying nature of their problems.  This approach leads to very high levels of patient satisfaction.

Clinic Times

Please note these are regular clinics, other times may be available by appointment

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat

Schedule Key

M: Monthly sessions       A: Consulting alternative weeks       A/H: Ad Hoc

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Call us on:

0114 263 2114
F: 0800 181 4024

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