Dr Wood has been a Consultant Haematologist at Watford General Hospital since 2001 and is Clinical lead and Head of Department. Due to the broad nature of Haematalogy practice in a district general hospital Dr Wood has experience in many areas of Haematology.
Dr Wood's practice includes the diagnosis and management of general haematological disorders (anaemia, B12 and folate deficiency, iron overload, bleeding problems and anticoagulation, venous thrombosis, obstetric haematology) as well as malignancy including chronic lymphocytic leukaemia, follicular and other low grade lymphoma, myelodysplasia and myeloproliferative disease such as polycythaemia.
After qualifying in 1985 from Charing Cross Hospital, Dr Wood trained in General Medicine then Haemotology. A clinical research post in sickle cell disease at Central Middlesex, London was followed by senior registrar and lecturer posts at Chelsea and Westminster and Charing Cross Hospital before obtaining her CCST in Haematology.