Wallis, Dr Dinny

BSc, MBChB, MRCP, PG CertWALLIS Dinny photo



Training and education

  • BSc - University of Bristol, 2000
  • MBChB - University of Bristol, 2003
  • Rheumatology specialty training – Severn and Wessex Deaneries, 2007-2015
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Medical Education - University of Bristol, 2010


  • Higher Education Academy, 2011
  • Spondylitis programme - University of Toronto, 2012-2013


Dr Wallis is a consultant rheumatologist who joined the Trust in November 2015. She has a particular interest in spondyloarthritis.

Dr Wallis trained in rheumatology in the Severn and Wessex deaneries. She undertook a fellowship in sponydyloarthritis at the University of Toronto and was appointed to lead the spondyloarthritis service at University Hospital Southampton in 2015. She's a member of the British Society for Spondyloarthritis and the Assessment of SpondyloArthritis International Society.

Awards and prizes

  • EULAR travel bursary winner, 2013
  • Assessment of SpondyloArthritis International Society (ASAS) fellowship, 2012
  • David Reeves Prize in Microbiology - University of Bristol, 2000


  • Wallis D, Thavaneswaran A, Haroon N, Ayearst R, Inman R. Tumour necrosis factor inhibitor therapy and infection risk in axial spondyloarthritis: results from a longitudinal observational cohort. Rheumatology 2015 Jan 54(1);152-6
  • Wallis D, Haroon N, Ayearst R, Carty A, Inman RD. Ankylosing spondylitis and non-radiographic axial spondyloarthritis: part of a common spectrum or distinct diseases? J Rheumatol 2013 Dec;40(12):2038-41
  • Wallis D, Asaduzzuaman A, Weisman M, Haroon N, Anton A, McGovern D, Targan S, Inman R. Elevated serum anti-flagellin antibodies implicate subclinical bowel inflammation in ankylosing spondylitis: an observational study. Arthritis Res Ther 2013, 15:R166 doi:10.1186/ar4350


You can contact Dr Wallis via her secretary by calling 023 8120 6360.