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Derriford Hospital

  • Twice per month axial SpA (AS) clinic
  • The clinic is run by a consultant and in parallel with an HCA who records patients’ outcome measurements (BASDAI, BASMI and BASFI)
  • The department have a dedicated physiotherapy team who work closely with the local NASS group
  • The team also covers Mount Gould Hospital and Plymouth Liskeard Hospital