Overview

Rheumatology

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Our services will remain open during the strikes from Thursday 18 to Saturday 20 August.

If you're unable to come to your appointment, please let us know. We can change your appointment to a telephone appointment.

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Our rheumatology department is one of the largest departments in the UK.

We diagnose and treat:

Our team includes:

  • consultants
  • advanced nurse practitioners
  • clinical nurse specialists
  • physiotherapists
  • psychologists
  • pharmacists
  • infusion suite nurses
  • nursing assistants
  • administrative and management staff

Our lupus team runs clinics with our cardiology, dermatology, kidney and neurology services. 

We also provide a young adults rheumatology service to help with the move from children's to adult services.

We run a number of specialist clinics.

Our consultants

Sangita Agarwal, consultant rheumatologist

Rachel Byng-Maddick, consultant rheumatologist

Matthew Brown, consultant rheumatologist

Andrew Cope, consultant rheumatologist

David D'Cruz, consultant rheumatologist

Emma Duncan, consultant endocrinologist

Michelle Fernando, consultant rheumatologist

Toby Garrood, consultant rheumatologist

Geeta Hampson, consultant chemical pathologist/metabolic medicine

Frances Humby, consultant rheumatologist

Bruce Kirkham, consultant rheumatologist

Begona Lopez, consultant rheumatologist

Bina Menon, consultant rheumatologist

Nora Ng, consultant rheumatologist

Giovanni Sanna, consultant rheumatologist

Sujith Subesinghe, consultant rheumatologist

Tim Vyse, consultant rheumatologist

Frances Williams, professor of genomic epidemiology and honorary consultant rheumatologist

Research and clinical trials

Research is vital to improving the care that you receive when you're unwell. You can help improve healthcare by taking part in research studies at our Trust. During your appointment, ask your healthcare professional about research. They'll be happy to tell you about research studies you could be eligible to join.

You can also email [email protected] for more information.

Last updated: 16 August

Contact us

Phone: 020 7188 5900

Email: [email protected]

We'll aim to reply within 2 working days.

Address: 4th floor, Tower Wing, Guy's Hospital, Great Maze Pond, London SE1 9RT

Clinical help and advice

If you're a patient with us, please book a telephone appointment to get advice or help with:

  • a flare of your condition
  • health advice relating to your condition
  • medicines, including any side effects

If you're experiencing a flare of your condition or need some urgent rheumatology clinical advice, please email [email protected].

This is for existing patients only.

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Do you have any comments or concerns about your care?

Contact our Patient Advice and Liaison Service (PALS)

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