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:
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.
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.
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 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.
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…