Vasculitis

One of the more complex conditions private rheumatology consultants see is vasculitis. Doctors are hesitant to call vasculitis a disease in and of itself. Rather, it is generally a condition caused by something else. The key to treating it is figuring out what that...

Pseudogout: SImilar to gout but still distinct

Did you know that there are more than 100 types of arthritis? Gout is one of them. Pseudogout is another. What is interesting about pseudogout is that it is similar to gout in some ways, but distinctly different in others. It’s not uncommon for people to confuse...
Which Painkillers for Arthritis?

Which Painkillers for Arthritis?

As a private rheumatologist and arthritis specialist, arthritis is one of the most common conditions I see in my London clinic. No surprise there. It has been estimated that nearly 19 million people throughout the UK suffer from musculoskeletal conditions causing pain...