Dr Michelle McHenry - Belfast Skin Clinic
Dr Michelle McHenry is a Consultant Rheumatologist who will treat all types of joint disease, with specialist interest in early diagnosis and treatment of adults with Inflammatory Arthritis and connective tissue diseases. Her interests also include the use of musculoskeletal ultrasound and use of Biologics.

Dr McHenry is an Honorary Clinical Lecturer in Queens University Belfast and on the GMC Specialist Register for Rheumatology.


  • Belfast Skin Clinic, Consultant Rheumatologist, 2018 – present
  • Consultant Rheumatologist, Belfast Health & Social Care Trust 2012 – present


Education / Training / Qualifications

  • FRCP London 2013
  • MD, Queen’s University Belfast, 2007
  • MRCP (UK), Royal College of Physicians, 2000
  • MB BCh BAO, Queens’ University Belfast, 1997


Specific Interests:

  • Management of early inflammatory arthritis.
  • Musculoskeletal ultrasound.
  • Use of Biologics.


Memberships of any Associations / Committees

  • Convenor of the Northern Ireland Regional Rheumatology Group.
  • Member of Irish Society of Rheumatology.
  • Member of British Society of Rheumatology.
  • BHSCT Rheumatology Lead for Biologics.
  • BSR Member of the MDT Advisory Council.
  • Past Chair of the Regional Biologic Expert Group.
  • Previous NI Rheumatology Medical advisor to NRAS.



  • Royal Victoria Hospital Research Fellowship Lupus UK Research Grant.
  • Significant number of publications, published abstracts, oral presentations, poster presentations and audit presentations.



  • Honorary Clinical Lecturer Queen’s University Belfast.