Professor Nigel Arden

Consultant Rheumatologist
MB BS University of London 1986, MRCP 1989,MSc in Epidemiology MD - University of London 1998

Practising at

Spire Southampton Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Professor Nigel Arden at Spire include:


Other treatments


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Professional profile

Professor Arden trained at St Thomas 's Hospital, London, where he also completed four years research into the genetics of osteoporosis and gained an MSc in Epidemiology and an MD. In 1998 he spent six months as visiting assistant Professor in Epidemiology at the University of San Francisco.

In February 2000 he commenced his post as Consultant Rheumatologist at Southampton General Hospital , where is now a Professor in Rheumatic Diseases at the University of Southampton , leading a large research programme into osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis and osteoporosis. He is also a Professor of Rheumatic Diseases and Director of musculoskeletal Epidemiology at the University of Oxford and an Honorary Consultant in Rheumatology at the Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre in Oxford.

Private contact details

Private secretary telephone 01865 227 357
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Current NHS posts

Honorary consultant in Rheumatology Southampton University NHS Trust, Tremona Road Southampton

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Financial Interests

Holds less than 0.1% of the shares in Spire Healthcare Group Plc

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