Consultant Profile

Dr Gail Darlington

Dr Gail Darlington MB BS MD (Lond) FRCP
Practicing at:
Spire Clare Park Hospital, Spire St Anthony's Hospital
  • General medicine
    • Osteoporosis
  • Rheumatology
    Special clinical interests:

    All aspects of rheumatology and general medicine, in particular rheumatoid arthritis, including dietary aspects, osteoporosis, gout, ankylosing spondylitis, hyperlipidaemia and bereavement counselling.

    Research interests:

    Dr Darlington has a widely-ranging research programme linked to the University of Glasgow and involving osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, gout, stroke, neuroprotection, neurodevelopment, Huntington’s disease, depression, chronic brain injury, cardiac bypass surgery, malaria, trypanosomiasis, the use of flavonoids in medicine and various aspects of nutritional immunology.

    She founded Epsom Medical Research – a registered charity – has published over 50 peer-reviewed research papers and has co-edited four books.

    Current NHS and /or university posts:

    Epsom Hospital

    Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:
    • Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians (London)
    • Br Society for Rheumatology
    • European Soc for the study of Purine and Pyrimidine Metabolism in Man
    • Medical Section of Amnesty International
    • Br Soc for Immunology
    • Soc for Neuroscience
    • Br Neuroscience Association
    • Br Pharmacological Soc
    • Internat. Soc. for the Study of Tryptophan
    Contact Details 
    Telephone number to make a private appointment:
    Insured: 020 8335 4678/9 or Self-Pay: 020 8335 4646
    First Saturday of the month
    Background Information 
    Professional profile:

    Dr Darlington qualified in medicine from the University of London, from where she was also awarded an MD for a thesis on lipid and purine metabolism.

    She is a Consultant Physician and Rheumatologist and is a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians. 

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    Dr Gail Darlington

    Dr Gail Darlington General medicine & Rheumatology Consultant, Sutton, private hospital specialist.

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