Joint Injection Clinic


What is a joint injection?


How is a joint injection given?


What are the risks?

Complications of joint injections are rare but include:


What are the benefits?


How often can I have a joint injection?


Questions that your nurse may ask you on day of your appointment:


After care:


How can I arrange a joint injection if I feel I need one?

You can contact the Rheumatology Telephone Advice Line or your GP can refer you to the clinic.  In order to be considered for a joint injection patients should usually have been seen by their Rheumatologist or GP within the past year.


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