Dr Andrew Cairns is a Consultant Rheumatologist based at Musgrave Park Hospital, Belfast where he was appointed in 2004. Dr Cairns also provides rheumatology clinics in Belfast City Hospital and Lagan Valley Hospital Lisburn. He qualified in Medicine from Queen’s University Belfast in 1995, trained in Belfast and Edinburgh and is an Honorary Clinical Lecturer at Queen’s University Belfast. He is on the GMC Specialist Register for Rheumatology. He is a musculoskeletal ultrasound tutor and also holds an MSc degree in Sport and Exercise Medicine.