Hospitals & Services
The Rheumatology and Immunology Service provides inpatient, outpatient, day patient and inter-hospital consultative services for patients with rheumatic disease, primary immunodeficiency and serious allergy.
Two Rheumatologists, a Rheumatology Registrar and one Clinical Immunologist run the clinical service.
The Clinical Immunologist also has commitments to the Immunology Laboratory, Canterbury Health Laboratories.
The Registrar position is accredited for rheumatology advanced training. The service has also been accredited for joint physician and pathology training in clinical immunology Clinical research and student teaching is encouraged.
Immunology Department, Christchurch Hospital
Phone: 03 364 0950
Arthritis and Related Disorders (Rhematology)
Rheumatic Fever and Rheumatic Heart Disease
Rhematoid and Psoriatic Arthritis