Rheumatology Urgent Enquiries

e.g. giant cell arteritis, acutely inflamed joint, serious untoward event associated with rheumatological drug therapy

Call the on-call consultant, on their mobile phone via RCH switchboard (leave message if not answered in case travelling)

Alternatively call the on call registrar bleep 2292

Messages can be left with the rheumatology consultant secretaries via RCHT switchboard

The Acute GP Service may be able to facilitate a same day clinic appointment if appropriate, telephone 01872 226 263

There is no Out of Hours Rheumatology Cover, in this instance contact the medical on call team.


Rheumatology Urgent Appointments

Please email the consultant on call for urgent clinic appointments, sometimes available within a week.