Dr Matthew Bridges

Qualifications

MB ChB, MRCP (UK)

GMC number: 4119986

Practicing since: 1994

Specialties

Rheumatology

Consultation times

  • Weekly Tuesday PM
  • Overview

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01642 367 404

About

After graduating from Leicester University in 1994 and medical rotations in Northampton, London and Newcastle, Dr Bridges obtained his first consultant post at the University Hospital of North Tees. There he stayed for four years before moving to Darlington Memorial Hospital in 2008.

Dr Bridges is Clinical Lead for both the Osteoporosis and Carpal Tunnel Service and can help with all forms  of arthritis, soft tissue rheumatism and osteoporosis.

Personal interests

Dr Bridges is a keen sportsman and enjoys the outdoors.

Locations Dr Matthew Bridges works with

Related experience

Research

He has produced multiple publications in medical journals on fibromyalgia, osteoporosis and carpal tunnel.

Memberships

  • British Society for Rheumatology
  • National Osteoporosis Society
  • North East Osteoporosis Regional Advisory Board

Other post held

  • Darlington Memorial Hospital

Declaration

Dr Matthew Bridges does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Dr Matthew Bridges does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

Dr Matthew Bridges does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.