Rheumatology is the area of medicine encompassing illnesses of the ligaments, bones, joints and tendons. That’s why, if you begin experiencing pain and discomfort in these parts of the body, it’s a rheumatologist you’ll want to see.
At The Montefiore Hospital, the experienced team of rheumatologists in the Brighton area are waiting to help. With all the latest in technology to hand, and trained in all the latest techniques, they help clients to manage pain caused by this category of conditions and illnesses. If you’d like to discuss more about how they can help you, give the hospital a call today.
Meet Spire’s rheumatologists in Brighton
Treatments offered in Brighton
At The Montefiore Hospital, the private rheumatologists near Hove provide rapid access to treatment. If you’re experiencing discomfort in your bones and joints, the team can bring you in for some tests to see what’s really going on. Once they’ve been able to make a diagnosis, they’ll know exactly which treatment you need, which may involve an innovative procedure such as:
Conditions treated in Brighton
With plenty of experience in this field of healthcare, Spire’s rheumatologists can support you through all kinds of bone and joint illnesses or injuries. Day to day, they work with clients experiencing gout, lupus, tendonitis, ankylosing spondylitis, osteoarthritis and frozen shoulder, among many others. That’s why you shouldn’t wait around to give the team a call, to discuss how they could work to reduce your pain or discomfort.
Symptoms treated in Brighton
If left unchecked, the symptoms of a rheumatological health condition may worsen. Thankfully, the team know exactly how to manage and limit the pain that’s caused by these conditions, so that you no longer have to work your daily routine around issues like:
Test and scans carried out in Worcester
If something feels wrong in your bones and joints, give The Montefiore Hospital a call as soon as you can. At this hospital, the team use testing tools like a bone density scan for osteoporosis to get to the bottom of your symptoms and start planning an effective form of treatment.
The Montefiore Hospital is in Brighton’s west end, beside landmarks like St Ann’s Well Gardens and Hove County Cricket Ground. This is also the closest Spire rheumatology department for areas like Burgess Hill, Lewes, Peacehaven and Worthing.
Located in the heart of Hove, The Montefiore Hospital is well positioned to maximise the excellent local public transport. There are a number of buses that stop in our vicinity and we are in walking distance of both Hove and Brighton train stations.
Consultant Rheumatologist and Physician
FRCP(UK), MRCP Rheum(Lon), MRCP(UK), MSc Rheum(Lon), European Certificate in Rheumatology (Switzerland), EMBA(Health), PGCML (Lon), PGDMLS, MAcadMed , MBBS
Dr Kelsey Jordan is a Consultant in Rheumatology and Honorary Senior Lecturer at Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust.
MS SS, FRCP
Dr George Papasavvas graduated from the Royal London Hospital in 1980. He did his specialist training in London at the Middlesex, Royal London and King's College Hospitals. He was appointed Consultant in Rheumatology in 1992.