Rheumatology is a medical discipline that involves the investigation, diagnosis and management of rheumatism, arthritis and other disorders of the joints, muscles and ligaments.
Our qualified and experienced rheumatology consultant, Dr Jeremy McNally, cares for rheumatology patients with many conditions including: osteoarthritis, inflammatory arthritis and rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, gout and connective tissue disorders. He has a special interest in inflammatory rheumatic diseases and biologic therapies to stimulate or restore the immune system’s ability to fight infection and disease. He works as part of a multidisciplinary team of consultant orthopaedic surgeons, podiatric surgeons, chartered physiotherapists, radiologists, radiographers and podiatrists to ensure you’re your treatment is all provided at Berkshire Independent Hospital, wherever possible.
As well as the elderly, our rheumatology consultant sees patients of all ages who have rheumatoid problems caused by disease, disorders, wear and tear and sporting injuries.
We provide diagnostic tests, advice and education on the management and prevention of rheumatology conditions, and treatments including: joint aspiration, steroid injection, infusion and biologic therapies to ensure our patients can continue with their daily lives as optimally as possible.