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Salisbury District Hospital

  • The rheumatologist with an interest in axial SpA (AS) is Dr Aisling Coy, Consultant in Rheumatology and Rehabilitation
  • There is a dedicated AxSpA clinic for patients on biological therapies
  • Rheumatology telephone helpline to assist with any queries relating to AxSpA, including flare management
  • A dedicated biologics advice line is also available
  • The team are currently looking at developing a specific axial SpA (AS) course in the near future