Dr David Roche was a Saga contributor for ten years. He trained in London and then after periods working in Canada and New Zealand was a full time GP in Wadhurst, East Sussex for 29 years. He still works as a GP in East Sussex and also does some work for the management side of the NHS. In 2004 he sailed around the world as part of the Global Challenge.
A reader asks Saga Magazine’s Dr Roche about a soft swelling on his elbow.
Why a problem picked up by an optician might be referred to hospital.
Dr Roche gives some possible explanations for changes in the appearance of eyes.
Saga Magazine's Dr Roche on betablocker side-effects.
Saga Magazine's Dr Roche advises on a side effect of antidepressant medication.
Saga Magazine's Dr Roche on possible symptoms of glaucoma.
Saga Magazine's Dr Roche advises on what might cause a pronounced limp.
Saga Magazine's Dr Roche advises on where to buy a hernia corset.
Saga Magazine's Dr Roche advises on 'time-of-life' for men, plus shoulder pain.