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New Year's Day: 01 January 2022 Closed
New Year's Day Additional Day: 03 January 2022 Closed
Australia Day: 26 January 2022 Closed
Canberra Day: 14 March 2022 Closed
Good Friday: 15 April 2022 Closed
Easter Saturday: 16 April 2022 Closed
Easter Sunday: 17 April 2022 Closed
Easter Monday: 18 April 2022 Closed
Anzac Day: 25 April 2022 Closed
Queen's Birthday - ACT: 13 June 2022 Closed
Labour Day - ACT: 03 October 2022 Closed
Christmas Day: 25 December 2022 Closed
Boxing Day: 26 December 2022 Closed
Billing: No Fee
Wheelchair access: Yes
Additional Information:Rheumatology deals with a variety of conditions affecting connective tissues of the body, including joints, muscle, bone, the immune and vascular systems.
Examples of these conditions are osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, back and neck pain, osteoporosis, regional pain syndromes, septic arthritis, gout, systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), vasculitis, myositis and scleroderma.
The Rheumatology Department at Canberra Hospital is staffed by 3 Visiting Medical Officers (VMOs), an Advance Trainee Registrar and an Intern who provide patient care, interdepartmental consultations and outpatient clinics.