Dr Ravi Suppiah



MB ChB 2002 Auckland; FRACP 2010


Dr Suppiah is a rheumatologist with an interest in sport and exercise medicine.


  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Ankylosing spondylitis
  • Psoriatic arthritis
  • SLE and other connective tissue disorders
  • Vasculitis (e.g. giant cell arteritis)
  • Osteoporosis
  • Polymyalgia rheumatica
  • Gout and Psuedogout

Sports Medicine

  • Acute and chronic muscle and tendon injuries
  • Joint injuries not requiring immediate surgery
  • Concussion
  • Bone stress and stress fractures
  • Chronic exercise induced compartment syndrome
  • Chronic groin pain in athletes

Title or Designation

Service Lead Clinician and Rheumatologist, Rheumatologist

Post-Fellowship Training

NZ Training and Experience
Hamilton Boys High School
Auckland Medical School
Auckland and Counties Manukau DHB

Overseas Training and Experience
University of Oxford, UK
Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre, Oxford, UK

Full NZ Registration Date

24 January 2003

Vocational Scope

Internal Medicine

Healthlink EDI


Contact Details

Dr Ravi Suppiah is available at the following services:

Private Services

Dr Ravi Suppiah - Auckland Rheumatology & Sports Medicine

This service is available at the following location:

242 Great South Road, Greenlane, Auckland

Public Services

Auckland DHB Rheumatology Services

This service is available at the following location:

Greenlane Clinical Centre

Maria Lobo, Rheumatology Nurse Specialist

Please note that the external fax number is being deactivated from 28th May 2021.

Please email all correspondence to: mlobo@adhb.govt.nz or alternatively mail it to:

Rheumatology Dept
Building 7 - GCC
Private Bag 92189
Auckland Mail Centre
Auckland 1142.

If the correspondence is clinical in nature, please send it as an e-referral to either the treating clinician or to the Rheumatology dept.

Counties Manukau Health Rheumatology

This service is available at the following location:

Manukau SuperClinicâ„¢

Patient Enquiries: (09) 276 5004
Info/Visiting Hours: (09) 270 4799

Manukau SuperClinic™ Call Centre receives all outpatient enquiries. Ph (09) 277 1660. The call centre is open 8.30am to 4.30 pm Monday to Friday.