Rheumatology consultants in Worcester

Rheumatology is the area of healthcare that covers illness and damage of the joints, tendons, bones and ligaments. That means that if you experience pain and inflammation in these parts of the body, it’s a rheumatologist you’ll need to see for your care.

At Spire South Bank, a dedicated team of rheumatologists serve Worcester and its surrounding area with fast access to care. For conditions like lupus, fibromyalgia and gout, they apply all their expertise to find a way to manage pain and discomfort, so you can get life back to normal.

Find out more about Spire’s rheumatologists in Worcester

Treatments offered in Worcester

At Spire South Bank, the private rheumatologists near Great Malvern are here to help. With many years’ shared experience in this field and with all the latest technology to hand, they can devise a treatment that offers you the best possible prognosis. This may involve an innovative medical procedure, and those the team often undertake include:

Conditions treated in Worcester

Spire’s expert team of rheumatologists near Evesham can help you manage pain from all kinds of bone and joint conditions. They regularly support clients through injuries like tendonitis, trigger finger and tennis elbow, as well as managing long term complications like lupus, fibromyalgia and rheumatoid arthritis. If you’re experiencing ongoing or recurring pain in these areas of the body, give the team a call to find out more about how they could help.

Symptoms treated in Worcester

Most conditions or illnesses that affect the joints, tendons and ligaments are accompanied by pain. This pain can make everyday tasks a challenge, and may even worsen if left untreated. That’s why the department at Spire South Bank Hospital get things moving fast, so you can start to manage unpleasant effects such as:

Finding us

Spire South Bank Hospital is easy to reach in the south suburbs of Worcester, just along Bath Road. If you’re heading into town to see us, junction 7 of the M5 is close by. This will also be your nearest Spire rheumatology department to you if you live in Bromyard, Great Malvern, Ledbury, Pershore and Tewkesbury.

Important information about Covid-19 tests

Spire South Bank is convenient for both the city of Worcester and junction 7 of the M5 which is just two miles away.

Find us on Google maps

Spire South Bank Hospital,

139 Bath Road
Worcester
WR5 3YB

Main Switchboard:  01905 350003

Self-pay treatment enquiries:  01905 362252

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  • Dr Carolyn Bell

    Consultant Rheumatologist
    MBBS, FRCP, MRCPrheum

    My experience of practicing rheumatology for over 10 years means that I fully understand how problems with the muscles and joints can impact on every aspect of a person’s daily life and wellbeing, not just their physical health. I am passionate about treating…


    Dr Carolyn Bell
  • Dr Bhavisha Vasta

    Consultant Rheumatologist & Osteoporosis Lead
    MA (Cantab), MBBS, MRCP, PGCMedEd

    Specialises in

    • Inflammatory arthritis
    • Osteoporosis and metabolic bone disease
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Soft tissue rheumatic disorders
    • Fibromyalgia syndrome

    Dr Bhavisha Vasta
  • Dr Caroline Cardy

    Consultant Rheumatologist
    BMBCh BSc DPhil MRCP

    I have provided care to Worcestershire rheumatology patients since 2012 working as a consultant rheumatologist for the Worcestershire Acute Hospitals NHS Trust. I am an experienced general rheumatologist and greatly value the importance of early diagnosis and …


    Dr Caroline  Cardy
  • Dr Ashok Rai

    Consultant Rheumatologist
    MB ChB, MRCP

    Dr Ashok Rai holds an outpatient clinic at Spire South Bank Hospital on Tuesday mornings.


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