Dr Baildam

  • Juvenile arthritis
  • Scleroderma
  • Lupus
  • Hypermobility
  • Chronic fatigue
  • Chronic pain
  • Paediatric rheumatology

Dr Eileen Baildam

GMC: 261508

Dr Eileen Baildam is an esteemed paediatric and adolescent rheumatologist with over 25 years of consultant-grade experience. Based at the Spire Alexandra Hospital in Manchester, Dr Baildam sees children and teenagers with a range of conditions including juvenile idiopathic arthritis, schleroderma, systemic lupus, hypermobility, chronic pain, chronic fatigue, and juvenile vasculitis.

In addition to her clinical practice, Dr Baildam is heavily involved in charity work and is on the Chair of Trustees for Claire House, a children's hospice based in Wirral. She runs a medico-legal practice and consults on a part-time basis at Alder Hey Children's Foundation NHS trust, where she is involved in paediatric rheumatology research. Dr Baildam's research is widely cited in rheumatology literature, and she is currently involved in eight active studies.

  • Professional experience

    • Consultant Paediatric Rheumatologist, BMI The Alexandra Hospital (2015 - present)
    • Consultant Paediatric Rheumatologist, Alder Hey Children's Hospital (2006 - present)
    • Consultant Paediatric Rheumatologist, Manchester Children's Hospitals 1993-2006
  • Public positions

    • Chair of Trustees, Claire House Hospice for Children
    • MHRA Paediatric Medicines Expert Advisory Group
  • Education

    • MB ChB, University of Manchester (1980)
    • FRCP, Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of London
    • FRCPCH, Fellow of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health
  • Professional membership

    • Britiish Society of Paediatric and Adolescent Rheumatology
    • Britiish Society of Rheumatology
    • Paediatric Rheumatology European Society PReS
    • British Medical Association
    • UK Scleroderma Study Group
  • Teaching posts

    • Honorary Senior Lecturer, University of Liverpool
  • Publications and conferences

    • Click here to view Dr Baildam's publications on ResearchGate

 Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

  • Antiphospholipid syndrome
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune diseases
  • Back pain
  • Behçet disease
  • Bursitis
  • Chronic fatigue
  • Chronic pain
  • Dermatomyositis
  • DEXA scan
  • Elbow Pain
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Hand
  • Hand arthritis
  • Hypermobility
  • Inflammatory arthritis
  • Joint injections
  • Juvenile arthritis
  • Knee arthritis
  • Low back pain
  • Lupus
  • Neck pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Pain treatment
  • Painful foot
  • Polymyositis
  • Psoriatic arthritis
  • Rheumatic fever
  • Rheumatism
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Scleritis
  • Scleroderma
  • Second medical opinion
  • Septic arthritis
  • Sjogren's syndrome
  • Spondylarthrosis
  • Systemic sclerosis
  • Tendonitis
  • Toe pain
  • Vasculitis

Make an appointment


  • BMI The Alexandra Hospital
    Mill Ln SK8 2PX - Greater Manchester (Cheadle)
    (+44) 01615049257


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