Professor Benjamin Joseph Parker

Professor Benjamin Joseph Parker

Rheumatology 04736198


  • Bupa Platinum consultant
  • Fee assured
  • Open Referral network
Bupa Platinum consultant
Fee assured
Open Referral network


  • Face-to-face consultations
  • Video and telephone consultations

About me

Professor Ben Parker is a Consultant Rheumatologist at Spire Manchester and within the NHS at the Kellgren Centre for Rheumatology, Manchester Royal Infirmary. He offers a full private rheumatology service at Spire Manchester for both general and specialist rheumatic conditions. He specialises in the management of complex connective tissue diseases, specifically systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), Sjogren's and vasculitis. At Spire, he offers a full general rheumatology service managing conditions such as lupus, rheumatoid arthritis, gout, polymyalgia rheumatica and osteoarthritis. At Manchester Royal Infirmary he leads the specialised rheumatology multi-disciplinary meetings and runs the rheumatology biologics service . Professor Parker acts as Principal Investigator on several clinical trials in SLE, is an active researcher in the Manchester Biomedical Research Centre studying outcomes in SLE, and is Co-Director of the NIHR Manchester Clinical Research Facility.

Areas of interest

Clinical Interests:
General rheumatology; Systemic lupus erythematous; vasculitis; Connective tissue diseases; gout; Fibromyalgia; Osteoarthritis; Rheumatoid arthritis; Psoriatic and other inflammatory arthritis; Soft tissue rheumatism;polymyalgia rheumatic; ankylosing spondylitis;

Research interests:
Systemic lupus erythematosus; Connective tissue diseases;

joint injections; soft tissue injections

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Procedures completed

  • 20365

    Follow-up out-patient consultation - remote - (5-50)

  • 20355

    Initial out-patient consultation - remote - (5-50)

  • W9040

    Injection(s) +/- aspiration, into joint, cyst, bursa - unilateral - (1-5)

    Spire Manchester Hospital (1-5)

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