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

Private secretary Mrs Sheila Fox 07527 267309
Private secretary email
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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 at East Sussex Hospitals NHS Trust

Clinical lead for rheumatology services at East Sussex Hospitals NHS Trust

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Personal Profile

Dr Andrew Pool interests include sailing, windsurfing and ski touring.

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