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Meet the Team

The Rheumatology team at Ipswich Hospital are health professionals specialising in the care and management of people with a wide range of inflammatory joint conditions and/or connective tissue diseases.

Consultant rheumatologists Photo of Dr Watts Dr Richard Watts
Photograph of Dr Anita Weerakoon Dr Anita Weerakoon
Photograph of Dr Lynne Shand Dr Lynne Shand
Photo of Dr Lane Dr Suzanne Lane
  Dr Haroon Khan (locum)
Specialist registrar Dr Edwin Lim
Rheumatology practitioners Rachel Brett, Liz Gooderham, Sue Voules
Nurse specialist Sandra Ham
Senior staff nurse Jan Mickleburgh
Staff nurse Annamma Babu
Health care assistants Rose Peck, Sandy Frost, Brenda Bustamante
Receptionists Alison Brunning, Ashley Watts, Christine Bosworth, Lewis Double
Medical secretaries Fiona Noble, Diane Alderton, Glynis Bower, Janet Friston
Administrative support clerk Nicola Baker
Radiographers Carolyn MacNicol, Marion Benton, Jo Whitmore
DXA coordinator Sue Holdaway
Data coordinator
Julie Blackshaw