Dr. Chanchal Gera

Deputy Director - Medicine & Rheumatology

Profile Summary

Dr Chanchal Gera is a highly qualified Associate Director in the department of Medicine and Rheumatology. She completed her MBBS and MD (Internal Medicine) from prestigious Gajra Raja Medical College, Gwalior. After completion of her postgraduation, she worked at Sir Ganga Ram Hospital (New Delhi) and Sushila Tiwari Medical College (Haldwani) in the department of Internal Medicine.

Prior to joining SPS hospital Dr Chanchal Gera had joined CMC Ludhiana as Assistant professor and later promoted and became Professor (Internal Medicine) in 2013. She has worked in CMC Ludhiana as a head of Medicine unit and In charge of Rheumatology services. She has also done short term training in Rheumatology from PGI Chandigarh. She is EULAR Rheumatic diseases certified (Switzerland). In year 2015 she obtained FIACM.

Dr Chanchal Gera has immense interest and experience in the field of Medicine and Rheumatology. She has 19 years of experience in the field of Medicine and Rheumatology. She deals with all types of autoimmune disorders, infections, immunodeficiency, multisystem diseases, nutritional problems, and complicated diseases. She has treated many thousands of autoimmune disorder, infections, and complicated cases. Dr Chanchal Gera has also trained many MD (Internal Medicine) students. As SPS hospital is a teaching institute, currently many DNB students (Internal Medicine) are getting training under Dr Chanchal Gera. She has written many research papers and addressed several conferences.

Job Experiences

  • Professor & Unit Head, Department of Medicine, Head Rheumatology Services Christian Medical College, Ludhiana
  • Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi
  • Sushila Tiwari Medical College, Haldwani

Area of Expertise

  • All types of Rheumatology diseases
  • Rheumatoid arthritis/SLE/ Lupus
  • Ankylosing spondylitis
  • Gout
  • Sjogren’s syndrome/Systemic sclerosis
  • Vasculitis
  • Prolonged fever
  • Persistent high ESR and CRP
  • All connective tissue diseases
  • Anemia and Cytopenias
  • All autoimmune disorders
  • Infections
  • Complex diseases
  • Multisystem diseases
  • Nutritional imbalances

Conferences & Course Attended

  • Invited faculty at IACMCON 2015, 2016
  • Organizing secretary of Rheumatology CME at CMC Ludhiana 2016
  • Invited Faculty at APPI, 2010
  • Invited Faculty at Advanced pharmacovigilance workshop 2012
  • Invited Faculty IRACON 2014
  • Guest speaker at Rheumatology workshop in Adesh Medical College Bhatinda 2015
  • Guest speaker at multiple Physician association forums
  • Reviewer of International Journal of Rheumatic diseases
  • Reviewer of Endocrinology studies
  • Reviewer of Clinical Case Reports
  • Editorial Board Member of Chrismed journal of health and research
  • Editorial Board Member Open Journal of Rheumatology and Autoimmune Diseases
  • Editorial Board Member Indian journal of preventive medicine


  • Lifetime member of Indian Rheumatology Association
  • Lifetime member of Indian association of Clinical Medicine