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Dr Richard Karim


MBBS (2005)
FRCPath (2016)

My specialist haematology training was undertaken in South Wales which provided an excellent basis of general haematology. After a short term locum as Consultant Haematologist in University Hospital Wales, I moved to Dorset County Hospital and took a substantive post.

Special Interests
Malignant haematology including: Lymphoma, CLL, Myeloma and plasma cell dyscrasias, Myelodysplastic syndrome.
General Haematology including: Unexplained anaemia, ITP and Autoimmune haemolytic anaemia.
General coagulation and thrombosis diagnostic and management.

New/pioneering treatments you have introduced
Promoting national clinical trials to improve our understanding of haematological disorders and the management of them.

General Outpatient clinic at the Robert White Centre
Monday: 8.30am to 12.30pm
Thursday: 8.30am to 12.30pm

Bone marrow clinic at Fortuneswell unit
Tuesday 9am to 11am 

Secretaries: Sharon Gray (01305254361) and Claire Andrews (01305255841)

Key Members of the Team
Specialist Nurses
Sarah Attfield (01305255272)
Lucy Netherway (01305253742)

Additional Information
Private referrals: Winterbourne Haematology Unit
Private secretary: Claire Andrews (01305255841)

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