Dr Gail Darlington

Consultant Rheumatologist

MB BS, MD (Lond), FRCP


Specialises in

I qualified in medicine from the University of London, from where I was also awarded an MD for a thesis on lipid and purine metabolism. I am a Consultant Physician and Rheumatologist and a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians.

Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Gail Darlington at Spire include:

Rheumatology

Other treatments

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

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Additional information

Clinical interests

Osteoporosis
Rheumatoid arthritis
Rheumatology

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

Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

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 Society

International Society for the Study of Tryptophan

Research and publications

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

Current NHS posts

Epsom Hospital