Dr Joel Newman

Consultant Haematologist

MB BS, BSc (Hons), MRCP, FRCPath

Specialises in

I am consultant haematologist - I am a specialist in the study of blood. I trained at Guy's and St Thomas' Hospitals, and have worked throughout the South East of England, including specialist training in haematology at King's College Hospital.

Professionally, I am a member of the Royal College of Physicians and a fellow of the Royal College of Pathologists. I am an author of several textbook sections on haematology, and deputy editor for the Journal of Medical Case Reports, an international medical journal.

I am a specialist advisor to the Care Quality Commission (CQC), and have been involved in the education and training of new haematologists via the London Deanery and the Royal College of Pathologists.

I am chair of the Sussex division of the British Medical Association. I am editor of the Haem Trainee magazine across the UK.


Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Joel Newman at Spire include:


Other treatments

  • General haematology
  • Haemato-oncology
  • Haemostasis/Clotting disorders
  • Anticoagulation monitoring

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Additional information


Chemotherapy  Leukaemia Lymphoma Myeloma Anaemia Unexplained Fatigue Bone Marrow Disorders

Consultant Haematologist, East Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust

Clinical Lead for Pathology, Eastbourne District General Hospital

My personal interests include looking after my three children, information technology, sports, listening to music and playing drums and the guitar.