Children’s rheumatology

Our rheumatology consultants diagnose and treat rheumatological inflammatory conditions and children with musculoskeletal pain.

Our specialist rheumatology unit covers a wide area including south London, Kent, Surrey and Sussex.

We treat the following conditions:

Inflammatory conditions

  • juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA)
  • juvenile systemic lupus erythematosis (lupus)
  • juvenile dermatomyositis
  • scleroderma
  • vasculitis
  • mixed connective tissue disorders
  • chronic non-bacterial osteomyelitis
  • fever syndromes.

Non-inflammatory musculoskeletal pain

  • biomechanical pain
  • chronic sports injuries
  • joint pain and other associations with hypermobile joints
  • chronic musculoskeletal pain
  • complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS)
  • juvenile fibromyalgia and similar conditions.


Our rheumatology service offers a wide range of services to diagnose and treat joint, bone and connective tissue diseases.

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