Dr. Irena Khostanteen ConsultantRheumatology

Medical School & Graduate Training :
  • Palacky University Czech Republic 1982 MD, Internal Medicine Specialist
Postgraduate Training :
  • University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada 1983- 1985, Internal Medicine
  • University of Toronto , Ontario, Canada 1985-1990, Rheumatology Fellowship
  • Resident research award, University of Toronto
Areas of Professional Interest:
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Scleroderma
  • Raynaud’s Phenomenon
  • Osteoporosis
  • Connective Tissue Disease
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Fibromyalgia
Places of Practice Prior to Joining Cure:
  • Mac Master university / Chedoke Hospital Hamilton, Ontario, Canada 1990 – 2002
  • Fellow of Arthritis society of Canada, 1990
  • Sheikh Khalifa Medical City, Head of Rheumatology Division Abu Dhabi 2002 – 2018
  • Health Shield Medical Centre 2018 – 2019ter.
Fellowship:
  • Canadian Medical Association
  • Ontario Medical association
  • Royal College of Physician and Surgeon of Canada
Publications:
  • Khostanteen I Fibromyalgia J Rheumatology 200
  • Khostanteen I, Russel L Localized bone resorption in Scleroderma
Abstracts:
  • ACR 1988 Somatosensory evoked potentials in diagnosis of cervical myelopathy
  • ACR 1989 Khostanteen I Prospective study of idiopathic Raynaud’s phenomenon
  • PANAM1990 Khostanteen I Cyclosporine treatment of Scleroderma
  • ACR 1990 Russel L, Khostanteen I Ultrastructural pathology of scleroderma

Contact Details

ikhostanteen@cure.ae