Dr Andrew Pool

Consultant Rheumatologist

Practising at

Spire Sussex Hospital

Spire Tunbridge Wells Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Andrew Pool at Spire include:

Other treatments

  • General medicine: Osteoporosis
  • Rheumatology: Soft tissue rheumatism, Osteoporosis, Inflammatory rheumatic disorders

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Professional profile

I studied medicine at Westminster Medical School qualifying in 1986. I spent three years in research in the department of academic rheumatology at St Georges Hospital Medical School, London.

l was trained in both rheumatology and acute internal medicines by the South Thames Regional Training Scheme. I was awarded a certificate of specialist accreditation in both rheumatology and internal medicine in 2000. I was appointed as a consultant rheumatologist and physician in 2000, at the East Sussex Hospitals NHS Trust. I have a large NHS commitment to the north of East Sussex with up to eight clinics per month in Uckfield and Crowborough.

Clinical Interests


Osteoporosis; Rheumatology; Inflammatory rheumatic disorders; Soft tissue rheumatism; Special clinical interests: Inflammatory Arthritis, Gout Fibromyalgia, Soft Tissue Rheumatology, Osteoporosis, Joint injections, PMR/Giant cell arteritis

Private contact details

Telephone 07527 267309
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Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians

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Current NHS posts

Consultant Rheumatologist and physician, East Sussex Hospitals NHS Trust

Clinical lead for Rheumatology services, East Sussex Hospitals NHS Trust

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Personal Profile

My interests include sailing, windsurfing and ski touring.

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