Our rheumatology team is responsible for the diagnosis and treatment of conditions which cause pain, stiffness and swelling of bones, muscles and joints such as arthritis and rheumatism.

Our services and clinics include:

  • general
  • musculoskeletal
  • injection clinic
  • suspected PMR (Polymyalgia rheumatica, or painful muscles - a condition which can come on suddenly and which is often treated with steroids)


Contact us

To change an appointment please call 01702 385244.    

For general rheumatologic queries: if you are suffering a flare-up of your condition or require additional medication advice please call our secretaries on either 01702 385254 or 01702 385252.

We do not have the facility to support walk-in requests in the department. If you require urgent assistance please contact your GP or call 111, the NHS non-emergency number.