Rheumatology

Rheumatology is a subspecialty of medicine concerned with the diagnosis and treatment of joint, muscle and bone disorders.

The Gloucestershire Rheumatology team consists of medical, nursing and support staff, based at Gloucestershire Royal Hospital and Cheltenham General Hospital. We have outpatient clinics in Cheltenham and Gloucester, as well as in peripheral hospitals across the county.

Some of the more common conditions that we treat are listed below:

  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Psoriatic arthritis
  • Ankylosing spondylitis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Vasculitis
  • Gout
  • Reactive arthritis
  • Polymyalgia rheumatica
  • Temporal arteritis
  • Lupus

Contact Us

To contact the Rheumatology department  please call:

Cheltenham General Hospital - 0300 422 3667

Gloucestershire Royal Hospital - 0300 422 6412