Rheumatology consultants in Wirral

Rheumatology is the area of medical treatment concerning conditions of the bones, joints and tendons. That means that if you experience pain or discomfort in these areas of the body, it’s a rheumatologist who will look after you and provide your care.

At Spire Healthcare, the highly skilled team of rheumatologists on The Wirral are ready to help with a wide range of bone and joint-related complaints. From relieving carpal tunnel and trigger finger, to longer term management of conditions like gout and fibromyalgia, they’re highly experienced in this field of healthcare.

Find out more about Spire’s rheumatologists on The Wirral 

Treatments offered on The Wirral

At Spire Wirral Hospital, the dedicated private rheumatologists near Ellesmere Port provide rapid access to treatment. Once you’ve had a condition diagnosed, you can book a consultation with the team to discuss your symptoms. From here, the rheumatologists will devise a way to provide relief and pain management for you, making use of techniques like:

Conditions treated on The Wirral

With many years’ experience between them, Spire’s rheumatologists can find a way to support you through just about any bone, joint or tendon issue. They regularly work with people living with gout, arthritis and fibromyalgia to manage their symptoms and flare ups. Meanwhile, they carry out innovative work to help you heal from complaints like tennis elbow, carpal tunnel and trigger finger. To find out about all the conditions the team can treat, give Spire Wirral a call today.

Symptoms treated on The Wirral

The symptoms of a rheumatological problem can be painful and distressing. Thankfully, there are ways to manage these effects in the vast majority of cases, so speak to the hospital today if you’ve been experiencing things like:

Finding us

You’ll find Spire Wirral Hospital in the village of Barnston, just along Holmwood Drive. That means our rheumatology unit is only a short distance from the M53, which you should exit at junction 3 or 4 depending on your direction. This will also be your nearest Spire rheumatology department from places like Deeside, Ellesmere Port, Hewsall, Hoylake and West Kirby.

Important information about Covid-19 tests

As well as being close to the M53, you can also reach us by taking the train to Birkenhead Hamilton Square station, which is a 15 minute taxi ride away. Liverpool John Lennon Airport is approximately 17 miles from the hospital.

Find us on Google maps

Spire Murrayfield Hospital Wirral,

Holmwood Drive
Thingwall
Wirral
Merseyside
CH61 1AU

Main Switchboard:  0151 648 7000

Self-pay treatment enquiries:  0151 929 5408

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  • Dr Helen Harris

    Consultant Rheumatologist
    BA, MB BCh BAO, ECFMG, MRCPI,MD

    I graduated from Trinity College, Dublin in 1989 and undertook medical training in Ireland before being accepted as a Fellow at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, USA. I was mentored by Prof Joan Bathon, and was awarded the Sir John Banks medal for researc…


    Dr Helen Harris
  • Dr C Michael Lambert

    Consultant Rheumatologist
    MD, FRCP

    Dr Lambert has over twenty five years experience as a rheumatologist practicing in a busy NHS teaching hospital. He manages patients with rheumatic diseases that span minor tendonitis to potentially life threatening multi-system connective tissue disease.


    Dr C Michael Lambert
  • Dr Neil McKay

    Consultant Rheumatologist
    MBBS, BMedSci, DipMedEd, FRCPEd

    I am fully trained in all aspects of clinical rheumatology and possess advanced expertise in the application of ultrasound for the management of inflammatory joint disease. I diagnose and treat a large number of people with a wide variety of musculoskeletal co…


    Dr Neil McKay
  • Dr Euan McRorie

    Consultant Rheumatologist
    MBChB, FRCP(Edin & Glas)


  • Dr Claire Dubois

    Consultant Rheumatologist
    MBBS, MRCP, BMedSci, MSc

    Specialises in

    • Rheumatology
    • Back pain
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis

    Dr Claire  Dubois
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