Paediatric Rheumatology Service
Above from left to right: Dr Alex Tabor Consultant Paediatrician, Caroline Oakley Extended Scope Practitioner in Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy, Cath Thwaites Lecturer/Practitioner in Rheumatology Nursing and Dr Jon Packham Consultant Rheumatologist.
The Paediatric Rheumatology Service is based at the Children's Clinic, University Hospital of North Staffs. Referrals are made to other members of the multidisciplinary team as appropriate. Weekly nurse-led clinics and monthly medical clinics run at the Childrens clinic UHNS. Physiotherapy and hydrotherapy is based at the Haywood Hospital.