Rheumatology treatment for kids an ‘embarrassment’

A Sydney paediatric rheumatologist has labelled the Australian care of children in his field as “an embarrassment”.

Dr Davinder Singh-Grewal, a clinical associate professor at the University of Sydney and UNSW who works at all three NSW children’s hospitals, says Australia has the equivalent of only eight to nine full-time paediatric rheumatologists.

“If you look at the numbers needed to