Dr Arvin Damodaran is a consultant rheumatologist and medical educator based in Randwick, Sydney. He is in private practice at Rheumatology Specialist Care at the Randwick rooms, and has an appointment to the Prince of Wales Hospital (POWH), Randwick, where he provides specialist on-call, inpatient and outpatient services.

In addition to clinical care, Dr Damodaran is an awarded medical educator engaged in delivering the UNSW Medicine program. He is the Director of the Clinical Teaching Unit, POW Clinical School and Convener for Phase 3 of the UNSW Medicine program. As well as medical students, Dr Damodaran is involved in training junior doctors and rheumatology trainees as a clinical supervisor at POWH. He is a senior national examiner for the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (RACP).

Dr Damodaran graduated from Medicine at UNSW with honours in 1996 before undertaking residency and specialist training at Prince of Wales, Liverpool, Royal Prince Alfred and Concord Hospitals in Sydney. He was awarded his specialist fellowship (FRACP) in 2004. In 2006 Dr Damodaran completed a Masters of Medical Education (MMedEd) with the University of Sydney, and became an Associate Fellow of the Australian and New Zealand Association for Health Professional Educators (AFANZAHPE) in 2016.

He is active in research with peer-reviewed international publications in medical education and musculoskeletal medicine. His UNSW Medicine profile and publications can be found at https://med.unsw.edu.au/people/dr-arvin-damodaran.

Dr. Arvin Damodaran

Dr Arvin Damodaran is a consultant rheumatologist and medical educator based in Randwick, Sydney. He is in private practice at Rheumatology Specialist Care at the Randwick rooms, and has an appointment to the Prince of Wales Hospital (POWH), Randwick, where he provides specialist on-call, inpatient and outpatient services.

In addition to clinical care, Dr Damodaran is an awarded medical educator engaged in delivering the UNSW Medicine program. He is the Director of the Clinical Teaching Unit, POW Clinical School and Convener for Phase 3 of the UNSW Medicine program. As well as medical students, Dr Damodaran is involved in training junior doctors and rheumatology trainees as a clinical supervisor at POWH. He is a senior national examiner for the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (RACP).

Dr Damodaran graduated from Medicine at UNSW with honours in 1996 before undertaking residency and specialist training at Prince of Wales, Liverpool, Royal Prince Alfred and Concord Hospitals in Sydney. He was awarded his specialist fellowship (FRACP) in 2004. In 2006 Dr Damodaran completed a Masters of Medical Education (MMedEd) with the University of Sydney, and became an Associate Fellow of the Australian and New Zealand Association for Health Professional Educators (AFANZAHPE) in 2016.

He is active in research with peer-reviewed international publications in medical education and musculoskeletal medicine. His UNSW Medicine profile and publications can be found at https://med.unsw.edu.au/people/dr-arvin-damodaran.

COVID-19 information

We remain open for business as usual, and continuing to monitor the Covid 19 pandemic to ensure the safety of your our staff and patients.

We have made the following changes to our COVID-19 safety protocols.

We ask that if you plan to attend the clinic, that you wear a mask.

As of (24/7/20), this is the advice from the NSW Government.
Our reception staff are protected behind Shields and therefore do not need to wear mask, but our doctors will wear a mask during the consultation.
Please do not attend the clinic if you have any symptoms such as cough, fever or sore throat.
Please try to attend the clinic alone if possible, but it is necessary for a family member to join you for the consultation please bring one family member only.