Welcome to the Rheumatology Service

The rheumatology service forms part of a range of services provided by the Sussex MSK Partnership. The aim of the service is to provide patients with a high quality service that is based in a community setting, such as at a GP surgery.

Getting ready for my appointment

To help you prepare for your appointment we have collected some general information on our FAQ’s page.  This will help you understand what to expect from your appointment and how best to prepare.

Where are the clinics located?

To find a full list of our clinic locations please see locations page. 

Getting in Touch

If you need to speak to one of our team about an appointment or referral, please see the contact page for more details.

Osteoporosis

The National Osteoporosis Society (NOS) is a UK wide charity dedicated to ending the pain and suffering caused by osteoporosis. NOS produces a wide range of information leaflets, booklets and factsheets for people living with osteoporosis and for those wanting to improve their bone health. The charity also provides a free osteoporosis helpline and self-management support groups.

Self-management for osteoporosis

Support and advice can be gained from NOS by contacting nurses@nos.org.uk

The Brighton & Hove National Osteoporosis Society support group meets at Maycroft Manor Care Home in Brighton (2-8 Carden Avenue, BN1 8NA) every first Wednesday of the month from 14.30 to 16.00. There are no meetings in January and August.

For information about osteoporosis please click on the recommended links:

An introduction to osteoporosis

Osteoporosis support groups and advice

My life Brighton & Hove - an on-line directory listing local Brighton & Hove and national organisations / services to support everyday living.

Ehlers-Danlos

For further information, guidance and support on Ehlers-Danlos, please click on the recommended links:

 

 

Other useful resources